Latest from Adrian Higgins
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Learning from a garden that shows how to plant for the bleakest season.
  • Feb 19, 2020
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Doug Tallamy wants us to rethink our relationship to plants and animals, particularly the idea that “nature” is something separate from our daily lives and something we go to visit.
  • Feb 12, 2020
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Lots of herbs happen to be pretty by accident — rosemary, thyme and lavender varieties are obvious choices — but I’ve always had a deep appreciation of chives.
  • Feb 5, 2020
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Alice Tangerini and her colleagues have devoted their lives to the task of discovering, and thus protecting, plant species and their ecologies that are the basis of life on Earth.
  • Jan 29, 2020
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The only wild grove in the world is threatened by Australia’s bush fires. But since the conifer’s rediscovery in 1994, specimens have been nurtured in botanic gardens and with private connoisseurs across the globe.
  • Jan 22, 2020
Breeders have refined and expanded this harbinger of spring.
  • Jan 15, 2020
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Why gardeners should tap into the dramatic, vivid and magical winter sky.
  • Jan 8, 2020
The program seeks proven winners, avoiding novelty and the hype that comes with it.
  • Jan 1, 2020
The popular Netflix series, over the past three seasons, strives not to lift the veil so much as tear it away.
  • Dec 27, 2019