For those of us who are not in denial, it doesn't take much: a few 60 degree days in February.
Consider the amount of chemicals it takes to keep a lawn green and weed free. Consider the amount of labor it takes to keep a lawn mowed. Consider the alternatives?
The cover copy:
Spring Containers: Fresh looks to start the season
Pruning Mysteries Solved
Peonies: Pick the best one for your garden
Is it seductive? Hell yes! Snow Lotus, Canary Brillant or Julia Rose? I closed the magazine. I am making a list of what will be coming out of my garden. 2012 is going to be different for me.