As a garden designer, this time of year is particularly busy for me. Every day it seems, clients new and old call me with gardening questions, eagerly anticipating our first meetings and the design plans we will create together. Will there be a new patio installed this year? How about a romantic seating area, or an outdoor dining room beneath a pergola draped with flowering vines? Oh yes, there will be perennial gardens. Everyone wants flowers. But, where to start...and how? Read more...
About Garden Variety: The BN Gardening Blog
Welcome to Garden Variety, a common ground for gardening enthusiasts in the B&N community. Each day, our resident experts, guest bloggers, and B&N staff produce articles on evergreen topics and growing trends in the realm of landscaping. From seasonal plants and edible gardens to book suggestions and landscape innovations, this is the place where ideas flourish.