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Gardens

End of the Line

Roy Blount Jr. Mans His Compost

Behind every good gardener is a homemade dirt heap

Arts & Culture

A Truly Southern Thanksgiving Centerpiece

To floral designer Shean Strong, mustard greens aren’t just for eating

Gardens

Big Storms Are Reshaping Southern Gardens

After a natural disaster like Hurricane Ian, the plant world changes in ways we see and ways we don’t

Gardens

Six Native Plants Worth Getting to Know

Fall is the perfect time to plant these under-the-radar, expert-approved picks. Plus: It’s time to sow your milkweed seeds

Home & Garden

Gardener’s Secrets: Prep Your Fading Summer Garden for Fall

Five things you should be doing now to ensure a top-notch autumn garden haul

Arts & Culture

Frances Mayes Finds the Meaning of Home

In her lovely new book, the best-selling author of Under the Tuscan Sun welcomes readers into both her Southern and Italian estates

Gardens

In Praise of Lazy Landscaping

Five good excuses to spend your Saturday doing something other than yard work

Home & Garden

Joseph Hillenmeyer’s Green Kentucky Home

How the boundary-pushing garden designer, born into a generations-long legacy of accomplished plantsmen, discovered his own remarkable path

Gardens

​​A Mountain Wonderland in Cashiers

Terraces bolster a floral North Carolina paradise

Editor's Letter

From the Editor: A Backyard Pollinator Paradise

The first few steps in turning a typical backyard into a wildlife oasis

Gardens

For the Love of the Folly

A trio of garden buildings celebrate form, function, and a little bit of funk

Gardens

Meet Georgia’s Iris Evangelist

At the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens, one Savannah iris gardener cultivates a huge collection of rare and vanishing blooms

Gardens

Editors’ Picks: Garden Tools and Accessories

Editors and contributors share the trusty tools that help them become better green-thumbs

Gardens

Fifteen Standout Southern Nurseries

These standout Southern garden centers have the inventory and knowledge to assist any project

Gardens

Wisdom and Advice from Southern Gardeners

Green-thumbs all over the South share their stories, tips, and tricks

Gardens

Step Inside Spectacular Gardens of the South

Private gardens and public greenspaces bring charm and beauty to Southern landscapes

Arts & Culture

The Southern Secrets of The Secret Garden

How Bermuda, the hills of Tennessee, and a whole lot of pluck inspired one of the greatest children’s books of all time

WHAT’S IN SEASON

Fall

Use apples, pumpkins, and squash to inspire cozy autumn dishes

WHAT’S IN SEASON

Winter

Brighten your winter plate with sweet citruses and hardy greens

Gardens

Pearl Fryar’s Living Legacy Continues

The treasured South Carolina artist and topiary gardener now trains an apprentice