• Design

    Episode 32: Fast-Growing Perennials

    Every gardener has dreamed at one point or another of an “instant landscape.” Unfortunately, none of the home-shopping networks sell a garden that matures quickly. (Trust us—we’ve checked). The next-best…

  • fast-growing trees

    Fast-Growing Trees for Impatient Gardeners

    It doesn’t take a lifetime for these strong trees to reach their full potential

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Bush Bean ‘Blue Lake 274’

    Blue Lake 274 is the classic bean that comes to mind when you think of a green bean. They are a favorite among gardeners from their huge yields, great taste…