mid-atlantic gardening

May’s Garden

By | 2018-02-20T20:41:23+00:00 January 26th, 2015|

May has symbolized rebirth and a definitive end to winter throughout the centuries. For many gardeners, this is the month that their garden is at its best – and ironically, the month that they will be visiting other gardens for inspiration. The challenge is to move beyond May in the garden and face the other [...]

July’s Garden

By | 2018-02-20T20:41:24+00:00 January 24th, 2015|

A shift is happening in the garden with the onset of July. The exuberance of spring is over, and gardeners are left looking at the remains of a pretty good party. Whether your garden looks hungover or not depends on the planting you did in the spring. Let's hope it included some flowering heat survivors [...]