It is, of course, huge surcease and respite and time for repose
Celia’s well-tended garden
The hour was always arboreal
Inspired by botanizing in Greece and Turkey
There were no roads so the botanists hired a tractor in the Taurus Mountains of Turkey. The driver is seen taking a break in the Emily Valley.
Tom Ranney is perhaps best known for his research on calycanthus (sweetshrub) hybrids
Magnolia R-20-1 is a hybrid that one enthusiast dubbed the greatest of all magnolia crosses.
A flower picked and displayed is mortality brought indoors
August very definitely arrived last month
Gardeners now seem caught up in a hydrangea frenzy
If you prune blue mopheads too late, they won’t flower the next year.
Photos by Abby Jane Brody