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December 2019
Meet the farmer and visionary who founded Fresh Future Farm, a nonprofit farm and grocery store, to serve a food desert...

November 2019
A new nonprofit is raising awareness about indigo—its role in South Carolina history as well as potential...

November 2019
A tale of a prized, bygone gobbler

November 2019
How the nonprofit started by three young brothers addresses childhood hunger

September 2019
A cool-weather hero, the snapdragon now comes in more colors and growth habits than ever

August 2019
The Green Heart Project expands its mission and footprint at Enston Home

July 2019
Addressing It With Dialogue and Design - How city planners and preservationists are rethinking, and redesigning,...

July 2019
Turn dried blooms into festive decorations

April 2019
A happy coincidence brought the ‘Palmetto’ asparagus to prominence over a century ago

April 2019
Rita’s Roots helps backyard gardens flourish 

October 2018
For decades, the largest pecan farm in the world was at Boone Hall Plantation

April 2018
Stumped over how to build artful landscaping into your outdoor spaces? Here, find three plant combos centered around...

April 2018
When New York philanthropists Victor and Marjorie Nott Morawetz decided to find a winter home in 1929, they had the...

February 2018
During World War II, many a young person found love in an unlikely place: the Joseph Manigault House.

January 2018
What’s happening this month?

January 2018
Samuel F. B. Morse (yes, that Morse) was once Charleston’s most fashionable portraitist

November 2017
For a spring show, plant flowering bulbs this month

October 2017
Add these favorites to your garden, and you’ll be enjoying autumn bouquets for seasons to come 

September 2017

September 2017
For eye-catching height and prolific fall flowers, look to the native smooth aster 

May 2017
Make the most of a sunny spot with these superstar zinnia selections

April 2017
From their downtown single house and courtyard garden, Monica and Ken Seeger adopt an inclusive entertaining policy

November 2016
For sweet, cool-weather fruit, plant persimmon trees

September 2016
For lasting autumn interest, try this combination 

September 2016
A young family trades the bustle of Manhattan for a custom oceanfront oasis on the Isle of Palms

August 2016
Transform your landscape’s cooler, darker corners with striking foliage and flowers

July 2016
Plant a successful fall crop with this lesson in tomatoes 101 (seasoned gardeners, even you may find helpful tips here...

June 2016
Blooms for all seasons, plus housing options and a watering station, can turn even the smallest green space into a...