In The Garden
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Make a big statement in a small container garden.
Leaving a busy suburban lifestyle for acres of untended land, this Readington Township couple shouldered the constant demands of gardening. Taking the time to stop and smell the roses, they now reap the rewards.
As a girl, she learned to love fresh, simple food. Now this South Brunswick homeowner grows her own, cooks for friends (and the needy) and teaches healthy eating to others.
Tiptoe through the tulips and other blooms at these five great public places this spring.
A green thumb and a gardening greenhorn turned fallow land into a productive garden—without breaking the bank, or their backs.
Visiting the Garden State’s botanical showcase.
“The yard constantly changes due to the different bloom times. It’s always fun to walk ‘the estate’ in the morning with coffee just to see what’s blooming that day.”
“Good bugs live on your plants and keep everything healthy. You know how there are crazy cat ladies? Well I’m the crazy butterfly lady.”
“Now, rather than force myself to the gym, I find I have to force myself out of the garden.”
In this Bergen County home, almost anything is being served, as long as it's healthy and fun.
A refurbished century-old barn adds the crowning touch to a bucolic backyard retreat.
We love our backyards. Let these gorgeous locations, creative features and new outdoor products inspire you.