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Marie Kondo in the Garden, and Life

I couldn't agree more with what this Washington Post reviewer wrote about Marie Kondo's approach to "tidying...

Monty Don Shines on Netflix

Good news! England's beloved gardening guru Monty Don is now streaming on Netflix with his make-over show Big Dreams Small Spaces. Currently just Season...

joe gardener Goes Live!

For months I'd been dying to set my eyes on Joe Lamp'ls new website joegardener.com, hoping for a lot. It launched last week and...

First Lady to Drop in on Gardens Across the Country

https://youtu.be/F-MPjbKS8B8 Big gardening news - our best advocate, with a bigger microphone and better media coverage than Martha Stewart ever had, will be dropping in...

The man for woody plants—Michael Dirr

The true celebrities of the world of horticulture don’t appear on HGTV or gladhand  at home and garden shows. They’re busy discovering new plants,...

Merry Christmas from the White House!

From a recent visitor to the  White House, to be more precise.  Yes, that’s me standing beneath the presidential seal (major photo-op), and on...

Good Yard or Bad Yard? Garden Design Pitfalls

"If someone visiting your yard asks, ‘Did you do that on purpose?’ your yard needs help." That’s the first sentence on page 40 of...

Lunch with Barbara Damrosch

I was reluctant to make the schlep into D.C. to attend DC's Home and Garden Show, which (like HGTV) deserves a silent G for...

Lawns in the News, and Flower-Arranging Comes to PBS

TV Show about Lawns in Development We've been ranting for years now about the dearth of gardening shows on TV, so imagine my surprise to...

“Big Name” Gardening Website Coming Soon

Recently this message went out to the Yahoo group of one of Washington's tonier neighborhoods, with the title "Beautiful perennial garden in back yard...

About Us

GardenRant is the work of these highly opinionated gardeners: Founders (2006): Susan Harris in Greenbelt, MD Elizabeth Licata in Buffalo, NY Michele Owens in Saratoga Springs, NY Amy Stewart in Eureka,...

News Roundup: Fake Trees, Fake Lawns, No Lawn, and More

War on Artificial Turf In lawn news, something I can never get enough of, the town of Glendale, California has banned artificial grass due to...

Is Time Nothing in a Garden, Or Everything?

My vegetable garden, 2007 By the time I moved eight years ago, I'd made a really nice vegetable garden at my first house, backed...

Pearl Fryar, in Person

If you haven't seen the documentary A Man Named Pearl, it's worth subscribing to Netflix for because it's "the inspiring story of self-taught topiary...

Get Out Way Out

Get Out Way Out - HGTV uses "softscape"But if it's one family having volleyball, bball, slides into pool, kit and fireplace and big dogs,...

For Bloom Day, Nothing Beats the Knockout

They're not the top-selling plant in the U.S. for nothing - still blooming strong on November 15 and displaying perfect, disease-free foliage. ...

With Gardener Guy.com, Paul James Hits the Web and Rants….a lot

  It was way back in GardenRant's first month online that I nominated Paul James "Sexiest Man in Gardening," then went on to quote...

Machismo in the Garden

 Ah, the good old days of HGTV on Sunday mornings, when there were two whole shows worth watching - perennial favorite Paul James and...

Step away from the pansies

And here’s yet another installment in my on-going fascination will all things British. In between complaining about our own TV gardening shows (or lack...

Enjoy Nature in your Home Outside

I'm more of a library-goer than a book-buyer and it's a rare gardening book that I'd buy, but 30 bucks for this hunk...