Discovering Country Gardens Magazine

I recently spent time getting to know some garden magazine editors, and made quite a discovery - Country Gardens Magazine.  One of the many publications put …
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Magazine Update: Bye-bye Garden Design, Hello Leaf

This month's issue of Garden Design Magazine is the last one we'll ever see.  According to Adweek, Garden Design sold only 189 ad pages in all of 2012, and …
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More Great Books About Ornamental Gardening

Time for the final four new or newish gardening books that gardenwriters are recommending these days, for yourself or someone you love who'll loan you the book.
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Great New Books about Ornamental Gardening

Last week we recommended some favorite new books about vegetable gardening and next up are popular new books about ornamental gardening.  That means woody …
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Books for Veg Gardeners (and Cooks, too)

I've search the gardening world for favorite new veg-gardening books and have culled the list down to three highly recommended ones.  (And a similar list for …
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When Plants are Wicked

Wicked Plants Wicked Plants, especially the ones used in muuuuurders (cue scary music) are getting lots of attention these days, thanks to writer Amy Stewart, …
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Halloween Gear You Don't See Everywhere.

Halloween Gear Are you ready for Halloween?  If you are, or if you're getting bored with the tired old decorations you've been using for years, the same ones …
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Got Deer? This Book Will Help!

Got Deer? Horticulturist and garden writer extraordinaire Ruth Rogers Clausen made her first visit to Homestead recently for our book and authors weekend, and …
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Books! Authors! Demonstrations! This Weekend at Homestead

Homestead is holding its first Book Event this weekend - Friday through Sunday - and here's the line-up of great books you'll be hearing about.
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Love this Gardening Podcast!

If you're like me, you're suffering garden withdrawal this time of year, which is why I turn to gardening media to get me through the winter.  That means books …
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Ken Druse at the Annapolis Horticulture Society

  Ken Druse Ken Druse is often called a "gardening superstar," a title he's earned with his 16 books, frequent television appearances, regular articles for …
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Two Great Guides to Sustainable Gardening

"Sustainable" is a word we're seeing everywhere but when it comes to gardening, what the heck does it mean?  After all, our gardens aren't totally …
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