Bees in the garden

With more than 4,000 bee species native to North America, plus imported species such as the honey bee, these colorful insects are one of the easiest types of wildlife to attract to your garden. You might have more bees in your garden than you think—there are more black, blue, and metallic green species than the […]

Garden lighting

Sometimes the best time to sit down and enjoy the garden is at the end of the day. Flowers and foliage take on a magical quality at twilight, but once the sun sets, the garden quickly disappears behind a curtain of darkness. That’s when an illuminated garden becomes most appealing. Here’s how to light an […]