NEW YORK | It’s difficult to imagine a more eloquent symbol of Japan than the deceptively simple, T-shaped kimono. Traditional yet ever changing, the kimono (“thing to wear,” in Japanese) has …
Cozying up in a favorite sweater is one of the distinct pleasures of autumn.
Turf grass may be an attractive groundcover for homeowners but it doesn’t hold much appeal for pollinators.
DAKOTA CITY, Neb. | Classes on growing your own fruit trees are planned for several Saturdays this fall and winter.
Fall is a prime time to put in new perennials _ trees and shrubs, too _ because winter allows roots to establish before hot, dry weather arrives again.
In “The 25 Skills You Should Teach Your Kid,” a feature in a recent issue of Popular Mechanics, Walker Lamond wrote, “You can learn a lot about a person by how they coil a hose. If you have ev…
In simpler times, container gardening was small-scale landscaping using flowering annuals. Enjoy their color for one season and go with something new the next.
A nearly extinct corn crop of the Pawnee Nation has sprouted once again thanks to a gardener’s work in south-central Nebraska.
First the bleeding hearts turn spindly and yellow. The squash leaves start to wilt. Then there’s a cool night that turns my once-lush basil into spotty-leafed waifs.