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Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for nature lovers

November 29, 2018

Anyone on your gift list with an affinity for nature and science will savor these three reads. Each book illuminates a fascinating niche of natural history in a captivating and approachable narrative.

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Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for wanderlust the travel obsessed

November 29, 2018

For the insatiably curious, armchair travelers on your list—or for any book-lover who lusts after vibrant coffee table books—these gorgeously packaged volumes celebrate natural wonders all around the world.

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Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for crafters and fans of DIY

November 29, 2018

For the crafters and home-made mavens on your list—or for the gardener who needs a new twist to keep their hands busy—these four books make the joy of making vibrant and accessible.

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Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for wellness and self care

November 29, 2018

If there’s someone on your list who loves health and wellness—or perhaps even better, someone who doesn’t, yet—these beautiful guides to nature-based self care are bursting with inspiration, full color photographs, and clearly presented instructions for integrating mindfulness and self care into every day.

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Holiday Gift Guide 2018: Books for gardeners

November 29, 2018

They’ll want to read and reread these giftable garden books from leaders in horticulture and garden design.  With delightfully designed pages filled with color photos and packed with helpful insight and inspiration, these are the best gardening gifts of the season.

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Plant by number: Colourful combinations for your home garden

March 14, 2018

Classic, well-tested colour recipes are a great starting point for any plant display. Combining colours is a bit like running, camping, baking, or kissing: the more you do it and get into it, the better you get at it and the more you like it. Andy Vernon of The Flower-Powered Garden is a colour expert, and here […]

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Pass the pink plant picks

March 14, 2018

You may notice one incredibly popular colour of bedding flowers is also sweeping runway shows and Instgram feeds. It’s pink, it’s everywhere, and it’s totally fascinating. Andy Vernon, author of The Flower-Powered Garden, guides us through the science of the colour pink and offers a line up of the most succulent shades in a Candy Floss […]

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Plantaholics and color addicts, unite!

March 14, 2018

You are’t alone—Andy Vernon is has made a living out of singing the praises of bloomy, playful colour in the garden. Here, Vernon introduces his love of flowers and offers the inspiration for The Flower-Powered Garden.

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3 gift ideas for the reflective gardener

December 11, 2017

Some gardeners aren’t content to hibernate like bulbs in winter, they must continue to grow, even in the snowy season. These gardeners are easy to spot: their kitchen table becomes littered with seed catalogs almost as soon as the turkey is gone and their holiday wish-list contains things like knee pads and hose extensions. They […]

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3 gift ideas for the garden geek

December 11, 2017

All gardeners are geeks in their own way but some gardeners dig deeper than others, seeking to discover how far the roots really go. For some people, plants are more than plants. They might be symbols of beauty (rose), peace (olive branch), perfection (orchid), or even death (poppy). Plants can be keys to understanding human […]

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