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Let the Planting Begin

As the days grow longer and the weather starts to warm, there’s still time to add a variety of plants to your garden that will ensure a full display of color all spring and summer.

Winter Roses and Other Surprises

Don’t let the winter doldrums get you—or your garden—down. Now is the perfect time to plant for color and fragrance both outdoors and inside.

Natural Holidays

When planning your holiday décor, don’t miss out on the best source—nature. Gardening expert John Floyd shares his tips for growing the best plants that are sure to spread cheer throughout the season—and beyond.

Fall Gardening To-do List

If there’s one thing every Southerner is looking forward to right now, it’s cooler weather. This dip in temperatures not only signals that fall is here but also that it’s time to start planting.

Cool Plants for Hot Days

Sweltering summer heat doesn’t have to mean the demise of a beautiful garden. Follow these planting tips from resident garden expert John Floyd to ensure an abundance of blooms all season long.

The Defining Style of Troy Rhone

An iconic cottage on a busy corner in Mountain Brook realizes its fullest potential thanks to owner and garden designer Troy Rhone and architect Bill Ingram.

6 Gardens to Visit this Summer

Summer is the perfect time for a good road trip! Here are seven beautiful gardens to visit and enjoy Alabama’s bounty of flora and nature.

Expert Summer Gardening Tips

Jon Culver of Sweet Peas Garden Shop in Homewood offers his expert advice on creating a beat-the-heat summer garden that will look beautiful all season long.

Gardening Tips for Summer 2019

Whether you are planting your favorite blooms or experimenting with something new, you’re sure to have success with these tips from our resident garden expert.

Make the Most of your Spring Garden

By following this timeline from gardening expert John Floyd, you’re sure to reap plenty of color in your spring and summer garden, along with an abundance of delicious fresh vegetables.

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