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Charleston gardens

From fast-growing vines to tabletop trees, the Ficus genus offers a variety of foliage styles, whether grown indoors or...

September 2013
Growing as shrubs and trees, pomegranates make for a beautiful and fruitful transition from summer to fall

August 2012
Replicating Holy City style was all the rage in the '30s and '40s

April 2010
Retired physician and green hobbyist Gene Johnson transforms an outdated downtown yard into a lush, open-air living...

June 2007
An emphasis on evergreen binds the rooms of a South Battery sanctuary, where a manicured front garden blends seamlessly...

December 2008
Tucked into a narrow lot along Tradd Street, the entrance garden to a one-time kitchen house mixes formal elements with...

September 2008
Rescued from trash heaps and handed down from friends, plants of all provenance are right at home in Jane Ries’ West...