19 Slideshow


Inside an Antebellum Georgia Estate

A country estate reborn

In the Garden

Breaking Ground

A Charleston author restores an antebellum garden—and makes history along the way

10 Slideshow

In the Garden

Inside a Charleston Garden

An antebellum garden with pathways to the past

34 Slideshow


Inside Bunny Mellon’s Oak Spring Farm Estate

Take a look inside the private estate and see some of the items up for bid at Sotheby’s three separate auctions of the Mellon collection


Party Like a Southerner: The Cocktail Tower

A windowed lookout with panoramic coastal views lives up to its name


Party Like a Southerner: The Dinner Barn

A converted outbuilding makes for an adult-friendly escape on the family farm

In the Garden

Thomas Jefferson’s Birdhouse

The Founding Father’s plans for a dovecote finally take off


Georgia River House

How one couple transformed a forlorn Savannah house into a relaxed family home


Party Like a Southerner: The Party Trailers

From a field lounge to a shrimp shack, two mid-century classic campers morph into eclectic gathering spaces


Party Like a Southerner: The Social Garden

Two Crescent City tastemakers forgo the dining room to celebrate a lush landscape’s year-round charm

In the Garden

Sue Grafton’s Kentucky Garden

The crime novelist and her husband transform the gardens of their 100-year-old Louisville home

4 Slideshow


Inside Sue Grafton’s Kentucky Garden

Sue Grafton and her husband transform the gardens of a 100-year-old Louisville home


Inside the Biltmore’s Orchid Room

The estate’s vast collection begins its peak bloom this month

In the Garden

Bluegrass Roots

A Louisville couple’s yearlong quest to restore an Olmsted Brothers––designed landscape to glory

16 Slideshow


A Garden With Bluegrass Roots

A restored Olmsted Brothers-designed garden

7 Slideshow


Thomas Woltz’s Garden

In the Garden

Homegrown Market

The sprawling Hay Hill gives gardeners a green new hub

Made in the South

The Flower Hunter

To collect her subjects, a Lowcountry artist goes deep

21 Slideshow


A Tour of Elizabeth Locke’s Garden

Take a tour of jewelry designer Elizabeth Locke’s Virginia garden

In the Garden

Shenandoah Gem

A Virginia jewelry designer’s multifaceted estate is a study in contrast