Mary Mitchell

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Louis Benech: Twelve French Gardens

Among gardeners there is often a lot of grousing about landscape designers who seem to under-value plants. Indeed, new gardens frequently seem to …

Landscaping

Before and After: A Brooklyn Townhouse with a Double-Wide Garden

Behind an unassuming brownstone in Brooklyn’s Boerum Hill, a double-wide lot is home to a sprawling garden and a pair of unusually beautiful garden …

Landscaping

Sow Now For Winter Salad

Paolo Arrigo would like to put us straight about a few things: For one, Italy is not all about sunshine. Paolo’s family hails from northern Italy, …

10 Easy Pieces: Durable Doormats

Just in time for the rainy season–our roundup of doormats designed to handle the inevitable stampede of muddy shoes and garden boots.<p>See our recent …

Wireframing

10 Easy Pieces: Best Pumpkins

Perusing the pumpkin selections this fall is a perfect time to gather ideas and seeds (if, that is, you can resist roasting and eating them) to plant …

Plantifier: A Gardening App to ID Plants

I am always coming across plants that I admire and might like to grow–flowers that cascade over the edge of a neighbor’s wall, a shrub with a nice …

The Best Vegetables You’ll Ever Taste

“This is a very clean place,” says Jane Scotter of Fern Verrow in Herefordshire, a remote farm overlooked by the English and Welsh Black Mountains. …

Food (UK)

10 Easy Pieces: Cold Frames

Get a jump start on your spring garden. During winter, a cold frame will warm tender plants and early seedlings, protecting them from …

Weather

Garden-to-Table-Recipe: Pumpkin Soup with an Unexpected Twist

Are you planning a holiday menu? This week we’ll be suggesting a few of the feast-worthy garden-to-table recipes from the past year:<p>Some people might …

Recipes

Down the Garden Path: Favorite Walkways from Our Photo Gallery

Wouldn’t we all love to have a garden large enough to require a path cutting through it? Plan the path in your someday sprawling estate (or tiny …

Landscaping

Le Manoir: World’s Best Overnight Stay?

“At Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons, the garden is at the heart of the gastronomy,” says Raymond Blanc, the proprietor and <i>chef de cuisine</i>. Gastronomy is …

Vegetable Gardens

Tag: Garden Design 101

Landscaping Ideas: A Classic Cottage Garden on Cape Cod<p>by Justine Hand<p>Garden Remodel: A Landscape in Progress on the Coast of Scotland<p>by Christin …

Landscaping