The City Magazine Since 1975

Mark Catesby

December 2018
One of the Lowcountry’s most prolific evergreens is the wax myrtle (Morella cerifera). It grows easily and everywhere—...

September 2018
This month, the South Carolina Historical Society welcomes visitors to a brand-new museum

March 2018
Each spring, the bright yellow flowers of Carolina jessamine (Gelsemium sempervirens) announce the new season in...

April 2009
Priceless antique prints showcase a sampling of the flora that put our city on the botanical map—specimens that still...