From mulching to edibles, discover 10 ways to refresh your summertime garden
Inspiration and ideas for hosting a summer garden party, from decorations to garden-fresh recipes.
Nick McCullough shares a dozen richly colored plants that will carry your late-season summer garden
Summer bulbs, which go in when the soil warms in spring, can be the easiest and most satisfying way to give your garden a hit of exotic color and fragrance during the hottest months of the year
For high drama and romance all summer long, the genus Lilium is a must.
Notes from a Flower Farm goes on vacation and gets inspired by the seashore's shells for her latest flower arrangements
Cocktail aficionados know that the warmer weather will yield fresh herbs, fruits, and vegetables suitable for incorporating into delicious seasonal concoctions
Sun printing on fabric lets you use the plants in your garden to create beautiful patterns, and the resulting fabric can be made into clothing or a framed work of art
Now that Labor Day is behind us and the kids are heading back to school, Katherine Anderson of Marigold and Mint creates a few late summer flower arrangements with three favorite flowers of the season
With a sophisticated fireplace in the garden, you can create an endless summer even into the cool, crisp fall evenings
More than summer decoration for seashore cottages or space-fillers along foundations, hydrangeas are versatile shrubs suitable for almost any garden in areas that experience some winter cold
See how several designers artfully incorporate fire into landscapes to create relaxing outdoor retreats
Summer is a time for lemonade, watering cans, and marveling at a beautiful oddity that creeps up our gates and fences—the passion flower
May is a great time to plant dahlia tubers and Palmer gives step-by-step instructions, along with photos of her beautiful dahlia garden in bloom and her beautiful vases
Get ideas for flawlessly incorporating perennial plants and flowers into your landscape
Our columnist Kevin Lee Jacobs shows us how to build a raised bed garden and explains why it's easy to grow vegetables, flowers, and herbs in these convenient elevated beds