Garden

Strongly fragrant plants can prod us into engagement with the present
Left, the spicy scent of rhododendron Dexter’s Peppermint carries from one side of the garden to another. Right, Lily of the Valley’s intoxicating smell should not be overlooked. Abby Jane Brody Photos

At the Bridgehampton Community House

At the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack

The event this year is in memory of the artist and gardener Robert Dash
The Parrish Art Museum’s two-day Landscapes Pleasures symposium and garden tour will take place next weekend and include the grounds of Perri Peltz and Eric Ruttenberg’s residence, top, and those of Margaret and Peter R. Sullivan’s house, below. Jennifer Landes and Doug Young Photos

At the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack

The house and garden tour includes six private properties in and around the village of East Hampton
Durell Godfrey

Edwina von Gal practices what she preaches. This chemical free meadow is on her own property in Springs.

At the Bridgehampton Community House

The seminar will be held in the horticultural library on the ground floor of the Bridgehampton Community House