Easter has long been one of my most decorated holidays. Mama's love for it spilled over onto me, and how could it not?
After living in the North, I miss some of my favorite spring and summer plants as I now live in coastal Mississippi.
Seems I recall a saying floating around in the old days: "Never trust anyone over 30," it went.
By now most of the spring breaks are over, and students are looking forward to the end of the school year.
It seems that crape myrtles face a lot of dangers this time of year.
I do not know about you, but I have noticed a shift in my mail.
Beyond the glitter, rhinestones, false eyelashes, wigs that change by the hour, and form-fitting jewel-tone gowns is my favorite drag queen, RuPaul.
Mother Nature has been teasing gardeners lately as the weather flips back and forth from warm, early-spring days to freezing temperatures and winter precipitation.
Have you ever heard it said: The older we get, the smarter our parents become?
Through the column and television show "Southern Gardening," I have the chance to share some of my favorite landscape plants with home gardeners all across Mississippi.
Thin is in! Well, at least when it comes to the haircut for spring.
Two of my grandchildren will get married this spring and summer, a grandson and a granddaughter, cousins.
This past weekend really had me thinking about gardening and landscaping.
In last week's episode of "Downton Abbey," Lady Mary slipped off to York and shed her long coiffure, trading it in for an haute coif.
With the cold winter weather upon us, are you thinking about planting annual color for the summer?
Circumstances occasionally take a strange turn when you write this kind of column.
Love is a word often used lightly, or is it?
There are a lot of different traditions and customs when it comes to predicting the weather.
Cold winter weather causes changes in the foliage of many evergreen plants, including making them express new colors.
If you're like me and most other home gardeners, you want shrubs to have multiseason interest and be versatile, beautiful and low maintenance.
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