vegetable garden


What Do Ladybugs Eat? | All About Ladybugs

These harmless insects can be a blessing in a garden, but a nuisance in a home. Learn more about the ever-popular ladybug and see why they might be worthy of peaceful coexistence.

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The Prettiest Vegetable Garden in New England

There’s a garden overlooking the rolling hills of Litchfield County, Connecticut, that is literally scrumptious. At the estate called Highmeadows, rows of plantings spill over with succulent Fiero radicchio, Gigante degli Ortolani escarole, Diablo Brussels sprouts, and dozens of other vegetables planted to form a deep tapestry of color and texture. Purple basil flanks tomatoes, […]

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Coming in July 2017

Features /// Lobsterpalooza Food editor Amy Traverso undertakes an epic road trip to discover the best lobster roll in Maine (i.e., the world). Plus: Tips, tales, and trivia starring our favorite crustacean. /// Hometown For years Barbara Peacock has been photographing life in a small New England town that’s as ordinary as can be. What she captured, […]

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The Not-So-Little Vegetable Garden that Could

Bill and Eileen Elliott  found their way to self-sufficiency with more than a little help from their vegetable garden. Without precise directions, you’d never find Bill and Eileen Elliott’s house. But with some guidance, you’d find yourself standing before a rustic hand-hewn archway gate, and through that, a curving, colorful path lined with astilbe, geraniums, […]

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