Garden Beauties That Stand Up To The Summer Heat

A hot summer day can wilt the sturdiest among us: We fade. We droop. We’re dull and listless. We gasp for water. Your garden’s no different. The heat of summer can make the perkiest garden fade fast. Summer can sizzle in New York and Connecticut, even though it’s not the Sahara. But some flowers love the […]

Arbor Day 2014: What’s Not To Love About Trees?

Great things happen around trees. Picnics. Lazy afternoons with good books. Make-believe pirate battles. Long, blissful naps in hammocks. There are so many benefits to having a tree or two (or six) around. And with Arbor Day quickly approaching — this year, it falls on Friday, April 25 — we’re in the mood to celebrate all […]