Articles in the Winter 2018 Issue

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FreshBrush up on your photography skills. Saws to swear by. Must-have bluebells. One-of-a-kind vases. Learn from the succulent queen. The perennial plant of the year. A cold frame jumpstart. Houseplant mania.
GrowingArchitectural aloes—and their fantastic flowers—add excitement to any garden.
Plant HunterPerfume for the late-winter garden.
MakerA concrete artist creates stylish furnishings that last.
Ecology in the GardenPlant your garden for ecosystem health.
GroundbreakerA renowned plant-tester’s hunt for the perfect plants—plus a few favorites.
ENGLISH EXUBERANCEA love of English gardens transforms an 18th-century Connecticut estate into a horticultural haven anyone can tour.
MODERN MISSIONOn a former pear orchard in California, a home’s courtyard walls provide shelter from incessant winds—and hide a refreshing garden oasis inside.
NATURE IN A VASEFloral designer Max Gill captures seasonal moments by observing natural landscapes.
DREAM GARDENSSee how four designers created the backyard wonderlands they always wanted.
WILDFLOWER MADNESS father and son search for the elusive “super bloom” and basketball luck.
CONIFER EXTRAVAGANZATake a fresh look at conifers for texture, color, structure, and year-round interest.
TROPICAL SYMPHONYA music and plant lover orchestrates a multisensory oasis in a Barbados sinkhole.
DETAILSA stunning fountain passes the Goldilocks test—and has room for plants, too.

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