Blood lily is a plant native to South Africa that produces fiery red flowers. It's also called the fire-ball lily.
As a gardener looks back over the growing season, she assesses what thrived and what didn't because of drought.
The Monitor's language columnist stumbles upon Forvo.com, a website that aims to tell visitors how to say any word in the world like a native.
Some annual flowers do the work and seed themselves, creating a self-sown garden..
Mild fall weather may have you thinking about pruning shrubs and trees. But it's better to wait till late winter, or, at least, after leaves have fallen.
Autumn is the right time to make an expedition to area orchards to find interesting apple varieties.
Let's go 'siteseeing' via the Web, to find out what gardeners are doing in Australia, India, and the Phillipines.