Fun Fairy Gardens go Anywhere
Has fairy dust landed on your garden yet? If not, get ready for an invasion because fairy gardens are all the rage these days - and not just for kids.LEARN MORE »
Best Free Gardening App? Maryland's Own Leafsnap!
The hottest gardening smart-phone application of 2011 is one that's making Marylanders proud. It's Leafsnap, a tree-identification and databank app, and it's …LEARN MORE »
Harvest Food for that Spooky Time of Year!
Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local CookLEARN MORE »
Garden Ornaments Are Cool - And They Don't Need Watering
Garden Ornaments Gardening in summer heat and drought isn't much fun - there, I said it! It's all-watering-all-the-time, and no new growth to enjoy. So it's …LEARN MORE »
Creekside Dinner and the Hit of the Party
Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook For a casual dinner gathering in the full swing of summer, I finally got to create again with my very dear …LEARN MORE »
About Kate's Bouquet, and Prince Charles's Campaign
Kate's Bouquet A recent visitor to my garden stopped and gasped when she saw a mass of Solomon's seal, declaring it to be the very plant that Kate Middleton …LEARN MORE »
Gardening is Child's Play!
Child's Play Is there anything more fun for child than planting a garden from seed and watching with eager anticipation for the very first shoots to appear?LEARN MORE »
Scanner Art for the Frustrated Winter Gardener
They're taking the gardenblogging world by storm! They're artworks that capture flowers and other plant parts, but without using a camera. They're created by …LEARN MORE »
Send Us Your Photos of Birds
Photo Contest Did you catch the winners of our last Photo Contest - Snowy Day? Cool stuff, and we're already well into our next contest - this one featuring …LEARN MORE »
Snowy Day Photo Contest Winners
Snowy Day We thank our Facebook "fans" for their many entries to our photo contest! And the winners are:LEARN MORE »
Visit Exotic Gardens Around the World Without Leaving Home
I don't know about you, but around about now I'm needing a fix of color, and maybe some lush foliage. Of course I could schlep to the nearest botanic garden …LEARN MORE »