Landscaping the Sky: Green Roofs in the City

Landscaping the ground in the city is challenging given the lack of space—but landscaping the sky with green roofs? Well that’s an opportunity if we ever have seen one!

Landscaping the Sky: Green Roofs in the City

Making a woodland terrarium for the home.

There is a sense of whimsy that comes with a terrarium full of plants. In a way, you—the planter—become a cross between god and a Lilliputian landscape architect, carefully creating and devising a miniature ecosystem, that when planned out well, can pretty much take care of itself. 

Making a woodland terrarium for the home.

Houseplant Masterclass launches on Kickstarter

It gives me great joy to announce that I’ve just launched a Kickstarter to raise funds for How to Make a Plant Love You: Houseplant Masterclass and I'd love your support!

Houseplant Masterclass launches on Kickstarter

White Roots Soup with parsley root, celeriac, parsnip, and sunchokes

The white roots (parsley root, celeriac, parsnips and sunchokes) don't receive much culinary acclaim. Perhaps it's their drab colors; they are quite plain in appearance compared to their far more garish and brightly colored veggie brethren, but they offer up a range of delightful, sometimes, subtle flavors. Try this White Roots Soup, as an example. 

White Roots Soup with parsley root, celeriac, parsnip, and sunchokes

Make a DIY mason jar succulent garden for a gift this holiday

A mason jar succulent garden proves to be a most delightful (and affordable) gift for a friend. Plus, you can use any extra branches that you find on the street from tossed out wreathes and Christmas trees to add some beautiful touches. 

Make a DIY mason jar succulent garden for a gift this holiday

How to organize a Plant Swap like a pro!

It's official—our inaugural Plant Swap in NYC went off without a hitch and it was so much fun! If you're looking to do one in your neighborhood or city, here are 10 steps to help you organize your own Plant Swap.

How to organize a Plant Swap like a pro!