How to connect children with the natural world in your own backyard
April 4, 2019, 8:23 a.m. by Tom Oder
'Nature Play at Home' is full of inspiration and projects to make it happen in your neighborhood.
Bizarre plants delightfully come to life in 'Atlas of Botanic Poetry'
February 20, 2019, 8:22 a.m. by Tom Oder
Botanist and biologist Francis Hallé introduces a new world of rainforest flora in his latest art-driven book.
Book opens the door to knowing and growing medicinal herbs
February 12, 2019, 10:12 a.m. by Tom Oder
If you're looking for a more natural way to treat ailments, you may want to start with a herb garden.
'The Well-Placed Weed' honors the work and legacy of the late gardener Ryan Gainey
December 10, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Tom Oder
The world-renowned garden designer was a complex mixture of brilliant, difficult and emotionally astute.
Why the black market for cacti and succulents is booming
December 1, 2018, 11:10 a.m. by Tom Oder
Part of the issue is habitat destruction, but the bigger problem is poaching by highly organized global smuggling rings.
Take a visual tour through the 50 most inspiring gardens created this century
October 20, 2018, 11:35 a.m. by Tom Oder
Christopher Woods traveled to 6 continents to discover the best contemporary gardens.
What would Earth look like if all the ice melted?
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
Ancient Irish 'healing soil,' once used by Druids, really works
A sled dog flunks racing school but aces the happy ending
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
A destructive species is making its way across the East Coast