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Art of Gardening · 1W ago

A hose rack not off the rack

Nifty purple hose and nozzle, huh? Those, and the blue rain wand in the center, I picked up at the recent GWA | The Association of Garden Communicators' Annual Conference here in Buffalo fr...
Art of Gardening · 3W ago

Let there be light, and less weed trees

We had four trees taken down last week. None of them were ours. Two were in one neighbor's yard, the other two in another neighbor's yard. Neither used the back yards for anything other than...
Art of Gardening · 3W ago

Garden Writers' responses to their visit to Buffalo

Buffalo gardeners and cultural institutions provided a warm welcome to 350+ members of the GWA | The Association of Garden Communicators for their 2017 annual conference held here in the Cit...
Art of Gardening · 1M ago

So, I made it onto the Weather Channel...

For Garden Walk Buffalo this year, Visit Buffalo Niagara (VBN, our visitors bureau) and their media relations firm in NYC, Mardiks Public Relations, was able to finagle a live Skype intervie...
Art of Gardening · 1M ago

Garden art - a brilliant wine bottle wall

It's Garden Walk Buffalo weekend and garden art projects are being finished up throughout Buffalo as you read this. This bottle wall, in the Richmond Avenue garden of Garden Walk Buffalo Cha...
Art of Gardening · 1M ago

A garden that is a pub, or a pub that is a garden

Each year, as I tour local gardens, I inevitably find a few that I'd never been to before that become my new favorite. I'm fickle that way. Here's this years' favorite.You enter the garden b...
Art of Gardening · 2M ago

12 Open Gardens in Buffalo Niagara you gotta' see!

The DiMino Garden on Sharon Drive in Lockport.In its sixth year, Gardens Buffalo Niagara's Tours of Open Gardens is proving to be more popular than ever, based on directory sales. Exceptiona...
Art of Gardening · 2M ago

VIDEO: My four DIY fountains

Splosh.I finished it! I started making the "Ever-raining Rain Chain" for the Harry Potter Garden this past winter in the basement. I posted about it here.It took me a while to get it going. ...
Art of Gardening · 2M ago

This year's Buffalo-style Garden Art Sale finds

I think I'll call him Rex. He was my big purchase this year at the Buffalo-style Garden Art Sale. Each year of the sale that I help organize, I try to purchase one new piece of art. Rex was ...
Art of Gardening · 3M ago

The Taj-ma-shed published again...

  Last month's issue of Buffalo Spree Magazine, their 50th anniversary issue, featured the shed on the cover of the Home section of the publication. Inside was a two-page feature on the shed...