Plants from their homeland offer comfort, joy, and hope to displaced Syrian families.
Redefine the term wilderness and learn how native descriptions of natural spaces can help us better understand and combat invasive species.
Few saved seeds come with a richer history than those being cultivated by American farmers reclaiming their roots through ancestral African crops
Learn about the orchard saving hundreds of rare apples, including many varieties intended for more than just fresh eating, for all of us here today — and help Seed Savers Exchange save them for future generations as well.
This seed-keeping company doesn’t just keep heirloom plants safe from hybridization, it brings ancestral crops back to the people whose cultures kept them alive.
Group editor, Jean Denney, discusses her plans for getting through the winter and finding inspiration for a spring garden.
By Jordan Carley
The 2018 picks for the American Horticultural Society’s Book Award have arrived, and they represent a wide range of gardening topics.
By Jordan Carley
Garden for a small household — and avoid a harvest that overwhelms your kitchen — by following these handy tips from Heirloom Gardener readers.
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