Green Acre

Green Acre #129: Melania’s Mesmerizing Trees

It’s a moody look, but there are ideas to steal.

December 12, 2018

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Green Acre #128: What’s a Latke Without a Potato?

The garden supplies more than boxwood and holly.

December 5, 2018

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Green Acre #127: Holiday Decor, Part I

The glittery season arrives. And not a moment too soon.

November 28, 2018

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Green Acre #126 : Gifts Inspired by the Garden

Some ideas for your favorite gardener (you?).

November 14, 2018

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Green Acre #125: Scavengers R Us

One man’s treasure is . . . this woman’s backyard.

November 7, 2018

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Green Acre #124: What Are Fronds For?

Parlor palms recall summer and . . . something else.

October 31, 2018

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Green Acre #123: Come Inside

It’s time for all good gardeners to come to the aid of their indoor/outdoor plants.

October 24, 2018

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Green Acre #122: Ivy to the Rescue

Greenery is good for the soul. Also for camouflaging the garbage can.

October 17, 2018

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Green Acre #121: Lend an Ear

To get drama from elephant ears you have to know whose ear you really have.

October 10, 2018

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Green Acre #120: Reviving Timmy

Even a plant that’s decades old could use a bit of love.

October 3, 2018

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Green Acre #119: Window Box Expert

An Alexandria perfectionist shares the secrets of a perfect fall display.

September 26, 2018

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Green Acre #118: Bulbs to Die For

Purple alliums may almost be worth an aneurysm. (If you’re going to have one anyway.)

September 19, 2018

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Green Acre #117: The Tropics’ Prehistoric Appeal

An envious Northern gardener eyes Florida’s easy pickings.

September 12, 2018

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Green Acre #21: Of Mice and Woman

They’re furry and cute. And I like them. So there.

September 5, 2018

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Green Acre #116: When the Outdoors Ventures Indoors

Ants are a common invader, but The Prince and Baby are up to the challenge.

August 29, 2018

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Green Acre #115: Skip and Conchita

One man’s garden is another man’s . . . Oh, my God! What is that!?

August 22, 2018

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Green Acre #114: Good Fences . . .

Something there is that doesn’t love a wall. Except when it’s green and keeps the postman from cutting across your yard.

August 15, 2018

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Green Acre #113: Bug Buzz

Garlic works on vampires, so why not a few mosquitoes?

August 8, 2018

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