city gardening

Green Acre #475: An Irish Fantasy

Fantasy for us, perhaps, but not for artist TJ Maher.

May 15, 2024

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Green Acre #474: Garden-Adjacent Gifts for Mom

Earrings, raffia totes, and some practical stuff as well.

May 8, 2024

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Green Acre #473: Naked Gardening . . .

. . . and some more-discreet delights of the season.

May 1, 2024

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Green Acre #472: Of Fungi, Moss, and . . . Other Things

Gardening questions are many—and varied, to say the least!

April 24, 2024

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Green Acre #471: Happy and Sad About Spring

And the garden gal’s Baby turns 40.

April 17, 2024

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Green Acre #470: Branches of Magic

A magnificent tree can help you fall in love with a house.

April 10, 2024

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Green Acre #469: The Plant That Became a Tree

And my Rose of Sharon just keeps blooming and blooming.

April 3, 2024

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Green Acre #468: Major Props for Minor Bulbs

They don’t steal the show and can creatte a carpet of color.

March 27, 2024

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Green Acre #467: Urine to Gardening?

Like it or not, there is a connection.

March 20, 2024

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Green Acre #466: A Floral Flop?

Was I the only one disappointed by this year’s Philadelphia Flower Show?

March 13, 2024

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Green Acre #465: Rooms for Blooms

Who knew flowers needed their own space?

March 6, 2024

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Green Acre #464: Spring’s Apoppin’, Blooms Abloomin’

Four more floral extravaganzas worth the drive.

February 29, 2024

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Green Acre #463: I’d Rather Be in Philadelphia

That’s where the world’s oldest flower show opens on March 2.

February 21, 2024

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Green Acre: Back to the Beginning

The birth of a garden began with dirt. Bad dirt.

February 7, 2024

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Green Acre #461: Resolved That . . .

This year I’ll be a better gardener . . . and other noble fantasies.

January 31, 2024

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Green Acre #460: Things Are Looking Up

How did we not know this about Viagra?

January 24, 2024

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Green Acre #459: Coloring the Great Indoors

It’s icy and gloomy. These stalwarts can help.

January 17, 2024

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Green Acre #458: Shoots of Winter

Willow, keep on curling!

January 10, 2024

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