gardens

  • Natural Processes

    Iceberg roses are some of the hardiest repeat-blooming roses available. This year, they produced so many flowers month after month that, at one point I stopped deadheading them and let them do what they do, that is, produce fruit and rest.

  • Something That Blooms

    “The view from your bedroom should include something that blooms every spring”, writes Michelle Slatalla and her team…

  • Greens

    I eat green salad almost every day, often at the end of a meal. It gives such a…

  • Favorite Recipe

    “The famous French chef Alain Ducasse says 85 percent of cooking is shopping; it may even be more…

  • Plant something

    I live in a city and my second home is at the country. As a devoted city girl,…

  • Garden dreams

    “If you call it a backyard, it will never be a garden, because a yard is not a…

  • The High Line

    The High Line is an old railway repurposed into an urban linear park. The first part opened in…

  • Easy to love

    Italy used to be a work destination for me. I liked it much less than Paris where I…

  • Villa San Michele

    Just a boat trip and a short taxi drive away from Naples, you are in a different world.…

  • Sage, lavender

    After spending the summer barefeet outdoors, I almost cry when I see all the unripened fruits and vegetables that we leave…