Gardens


Arts & Culture

A New Crop of Botanical Books

Green-thumb your way through a slew of garden-inspired reads, from a farm-fresh cookbook to a collection of essays by beloved Southern naturalists

15 Slideshow

In the Garden

The Art of Espalier

A deeper look into Peter Thevenot’s artful orchard

Home & Garden

Uncovering a Mystery of Coastal Architecture

Commonly found at Palmetto Bluff, tabby is a material with deep Lowcountry roots

Traditions

A Dream Uprooted

After fighting for years to save her piece of the family farm, a writer contemplates what it means to lose your anchor in the world

Arts & Culture

The Caladium Capital of the World

Celebrate the plant’s deep-rooted Florida history in Lake Placid

23 Slideshow

Home & Garden

A Look at Southern Knives

Tour bladesmith Quintin Middleton’s South Carolina workshop

11 Slideshow

Home & Garden

Southern Style: The Great Indoors

Fight cabin fever with these cold-weather companions for the home

29 Slideshow

Home & Garden

Southern Front Doors

Our favorite reader photos of Southern entries from Virginia to Alabama

Food & Drink

Five Southern-Forged Oyster Knives

Be ready for a roast or raw bar with these top-notch shuckers