Gardens

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Summer Porch Spruce-Up

The South’s ultimate season for porch living is upon us, so give the beloved space a summer makeover with simple projects, spectacular accents, and…

Signs of the Season: Spring Edition

There’s no sweeter time than spring to savor the South. Enticing Escapes Springtime beckons us to venture out and explore: a weekend stay at…

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Plant a Portable Herb Garden

Overflowing with spring’s verdant bounty, this miniature herb garden is a cinch to tote between porch and kitchen. Herb Garden How-To A vintage enamelware bowl is…

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Simple Ways with Summer Blooms

Gather an armful of fragrant garden flowers for a seasonal display that whispers of easy warm-weather living. Nature’s Rainbow Arranged with a laidback, mix-and-match feel, this happy…

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Cottage Garden Charm

Take a leisurely stroll among the flowers in a cottage garden inspired by the free-flowing patches in the English countryside. Though some might consider…

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Get Back to Basics with Heirloom Roses

A chance floral finding led a Texas horticulturist to devote his work to the revival of growing tried-and-true varieties of heirloom roses. By Elizabeth Bonner When…

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Creative Ways with Floral Containers

Give a whole new meaning to the term “green thumb” by recycling a variety of containers into fabulous plant holders. Gardeners possess a wheelbarrow…

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Create this Teacup Flower Arrangement

Nature has a way of sending us smiles just when we need them the most. Our teacup flower arrangement will be a delightful display…