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Owners Brandon and Melissa took their interest for unique, sick, and unwanted plants, and turned 4 acres of mixed forest into a sanctuary for garden castoffs. Read the story on how their little business was sprung, now populated with over 1,000 species of plants.
'The Senator,' a 3,500 year old cypress in the swamplands of central Florida, burned and collapsed in January. 
A legendary white oak in Athens, Georgia, known as "The Tree that Owns Itself," is the only tree in the world to have been granted legal ownership to itself and its surrounding land.  
Harlem Renaissance writer Anne Spencer’s bit of Eden in Virginia still inspires today through her garden and poetry. 
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Sarah Kinbar checks in from Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia
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Part folk artist, though with a surrealistic bent, and part Edward Scissorhands, though without the angst, topiary creator extraordinaire Pearl Fryar is the humblest celebrity you'll ever meet.