Garden

The flowers on the witch hazels opened within a few days of the temperature rising above freezing. One large clump of crocuses that had begun flowering in January before the blizzard resumed blooming as if six weeks of bitter cold and continuous...
For those suffering gardening withdrawal, the Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons is offering two supportive programs this weekend. An informal round-table discussion on broadleaf evergreens, originally scheduled for November, will take place...
Blue hydrangeas are icons of summer in seaside areas along the Mid-Atlantic and New England states. What is summer without them? Well, we are finding out for the first time in decades. It might be another 30 years before it happens again. However...
The private Bridgehampton garden of Stanley and Susan Reifer will be open to the public on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. as part of the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program. “The Reifer garden was designed by Jian Guo Xu, a noted...
Plants with gold foliage have lots of curb appeal and often prove irresistible. Once they are home, however, they can be a challenge to the gardener. Are you looking to make a statement or create harmony with a team player? Containers are easy,...
There is nothing like being enveloped in a cloud of intense fragrance to jolt you into the here and now. Most of us are not disciplined enough to focus on the moment, but whether in a natural landscape or garden, that is where we ought to be to...
The Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons will present “Rosemary Verey: The Life and Lessons of a Legendary Gardener,” an illustrated talk by Barbara Paul Robinson, on Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Bridgehampton Community House. Verey, who...
The Much Ado About Madoo Garden Market will kick off Friday, June 13, at the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack with a cocktail party and market preview sale from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Parrish Art Museum will hold its annual two-day Landscape Pleasures benefit event on June 7 and 8. The first day is devoted to a morning-long symposium from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the second day is the tour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.