Northeast Gardening 69 Ideabooks
Springtime delights abound: Red-winged blackbirds call from the wetlands as they begin their nesting rituals; spring peepers punctuate the evening from the woodlands behind our home; and wondrous ephemerals like wood lily (Trillium spp) and trout lily sprout among the early green shoots of the forest floor. Purple...
Northeast Gardener's May Checklist
Tiptoe through the lupines or dance under a flowering tree; warm weather brings abundant garden wonders to behold in the Northeast U.S.
Northeast Gardener's June Checklist
Tote out garden ornaments, unleash your color passion and glean inspiration from the many Northeast tours
Northeast Gardener's July Checklist
Fire up your garden with sun-loving yellow and red blooms to put you in a party mood for outdoor summer fun
Northeast Gardener's August Checklist
The last month of summer is bittersweet, even though I'm swatting mosquitoes left and right as I weed in my shade garden. With heavy rains in the Northeast in June and July, the mosquitoes are particularly bad in August. Many homeowners are seeing the...
Northeast Gardener's September Checklist
Northeast Gardener's October Checklist
Northeast Gardener's November Checklist
Let titian foliage and berries, silky milkweed, late-blooming asters and more lure you out into the autumn garden
Fall is winding down, but that doesn't mean it's stopping. Garden maintenance is ongoing, and with cooler temperatures and plants entering dormancy, it's still possible to dig and transplant, and to add...
Northeast Gardener's December Checklist
Wildlife and evergreens provide plenty of winter interest, but barer views offer their own benefits for gardens
Great Design Plant: Creeping Juniper Holds Its Ground
Add texture and evergreen interest to a layered garden with this low-maintenance, good-looking ground cover
6 Rockin’ Red Plants for Winter Gardens
Use the bright berries or branches of these cold-climate favorites for outdoor garden interest or container arrangements anywhere
10 Native Wildflowers to Beautify Your Winter Garden
They stand strong in wind, feed wildlife and are easy to grow. But you may want to add these plants for their looks alone
Great Design Plant: Strawberries for All Seasons
Great Design Plant: Louie Eastern White Pine
This stunning golden conifer will bring a smile to your face and add a ray of sunshine to your winter garden
5 Unsung Wildflowers That Thrive in Dry Shade