The Washington Post

Adrian Higgins

Gardening columnistWashington, D.C.


New varieties take the perennial even higher — and now is a great time to plant one.

  • Aug 30, 2016

Moths can be just as appealing as butterflies, and this Virginia artist proves it.

  • Aug 23, 2016

An environmental designer shares his secrets for growing dazzling, lush meadows.

  • Aug 16, 2016

But will the bubbly lose its fizz after Brexit?

  • Aug 6, 2016

Adrian Higgins took questions on gardening.

  • Aug 4, 2016

The awkward, twiggy rose of Sharon gets a makeover that makes it worth revisiting.

  • Aug 3, 2016

In a dawn appearance, U.S. Botanic Garden’s flower blooms and attracts a crowd.

  • Aug 2, 2016

Four of the giant, grotesquely beautiful Sumatran plants are blooming in botanical gardens this week.

  • Jul 30, 2016

With more than 50,000 registered cultivars, the perennial’s aesthetic potential is limitless.

  • Jul 26, 2016

Coexisting (or not) with garden pests.

  • Jul 20, 2016
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