Meandering through older Columbia neighborhoods reveals residents’ love of horticulture in the remnants of greenhouses in some backyards.
Let’s look at some different options that can add drama and interest to the May garden.
January and February are sleepy months in the garden, but they are also the perfect months to critically evaluate the elements in the landscape.
Outbuildings have always been a very important architectural element in the design of major gardens.
The importance of creating focal points in the garden is to lead the eye and the visitor from one area in the garden to another.
With the first step into Hillary McDonald’s garden, guests are transported to a private sanctuary.
Dirt is the canvas for a gardener’s artistic brushstrokes. Hues of green and brown layer across a gardener’s painting with pops of vivid color … yellow, pink, blue, purple, red. Nature’s flora showcases the pinnacle of artistic beauty.
Fall is definitely time for planting, and it’s also the perfect time for enjoying time in the garden. It is a delightful season to appreciate the intoxicating fragrance of Tea Olives blooming all over the Midlands.
Not many can say their garden is so beautiful and extraordinary that it is catalogued in the Smithsonian. Beth and John Wofford are two of the fortunate few.