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Britain’s Michael Heseltine on the thrill of a horticultural journey.

  • Mar 21, 2017

In Philadelphia, the soothing influence of Dutch gardeners.

  • Mar 12, 2017

Mara Menahan’s year-and-a-half stint as the garden’s in-house botanical illustrator brought her into close contact with an extraordinary range of plants and blooms.

  • Mar 8, 2017

Smithsonian Channel show celebrates a “rebel in petticoats” whose botanical quests fed an awareness of the evolutionary connections between plants and animals.

  • Mar 7, 2017

Centuries-old specimens find a home, and a purpose, at the Smithsonian’s National Herbarium.

  • Mar 1, 2017

It’s fully reasonable to think we are going to have one of the earliest appearances in history of the Tidal Basin cherry blossoms. And they’re not the only precocious plants out there.

  • Feb 27, 2017

You’ll want to choose the right pot, avoid overwatering and replenish the soil annually.

  • Feb 22, 2017

Today, there are only four living trees from the first president’s time at Mount Vernon. Joel King is on a mission to propagate them.

  • Feb 20, 2017

The president’s estate maintains his beautiful gardens and farm, despite milder winters.

  • Feb 15, 2017

Adrian Higgins took questions on gardening.

  • Dec 15, 2016
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