In an Iowa spring, reworking a shrub and flower border is almost like playtime.
The Monitor's language columnist looks at a group of words that are more closely related than you might guess.
Like a snake's head rising up, the bell-shaped flowers of Fritillaria meleagris make their entrance suddenly, almost overnight, causing delight..
Want to know when to water your orchid? Here's a simple solution.
A creative, watery 'cube' at the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show combines outdoor living room and modern garden folly to create a whimsical retreat.