Vermont Garden Journal: Garden Designs

Winter is a great time of year for garden planning. Whether it be a trip to Italy with me or a new garden bed, now is the time to get ready for the coming garden season. Charlie Nardozzi has been reading Toby Hemenway’s permaculture book, Gaia’s Garden, and has a few new design concepts he’s going to try.

Vermont Garden Journal: Species Tulip

If you happen to be wandering the mountainous regions of Turkey in spring, you may notice small wildflowers that look oddly familiar. The species tulip originated from this region of the world and in the 1600s was used by the Dutch to breed the now famous large flowered tulips we all know and love.