• Article

    Growing the Best Mums

    I have a love-hate relationship with mums. It started with hate but over the years has turned to a deep, deep love. Every fall, all the little round pots of…

  • Article

    Turkish Delight

    Ev sent in these images of her garden in Antalya, Turkey.   Bougainvillea is an iconic vine in warm, dry parts of the world. Only hardy in Zones 9–11, it…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Pyrethrum-Based Insecticides from Chrysanthemums

    If hand-picking or spraying with water are ineffective and Bt doesn't solve your problem, consider stepping up to a pyrethrum based insecticide. Use it judiciously: It is relatively safe for…