David Shipper/Audubon Photography Awards

The National Audubon Society has developed a national database of bird-friendly native plant species that attract, nourish and shelter winged visitors to backyards, wherever in the country they may be. more

Sep 26, 2017 12:42 PM Gardening


Lucie Monk Carter

Could a return to natural infrastructure save South Louisiana? more

Jul 25, 2017 10:55 AM Knowing Nature

Marcus Descant

Photo by Paul Kieu

Sowing The Orchard for downtown Lafayette more

Feb 22, 2017 3:20 PM Foodways


Photo by Ashley Fox-Smith

It's the time of year when zealous gardeners drag their loved ones into the madness more

Feb 22, 2017 3:14 PM Gardening

Johnny Naylor

Photo by Lucie Monk Carter

After the August 2016 floods, the two brand-name garden outlets joined forces more

Feb 22, 2017 2:45 PM Gardening


Photo by Nathanael Gassett

Nurture a plant in the name of love more

Jan 25, 2017 10:25 AM Gardening

A selection of our favorite (and least conventional) gifts, services, and destinations, lovingly selected by our editors to put the passion back into gift giving. more

Jan 25, 2017 9:05 AM

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Sarah Hackenberg

Master gardener John Coykendall is saving Washington Parish, seed by seed more

Nov 22, 2016 3:54 PM Foodways

Fond memories of Leon Standifer and Ed O'Rourke, Jr. more

Nov 22, 2016 2:43 PM Gardening


Lucie Monk Carter

Jul 20, 2016 4:11 PM Foodways


Photos by Brei Olivier

Fresh food and good intentions on Broad Street more

May 23, 2016 12:00 AM Foodways


Photos by Lucie Monk Carter

A wilderness of flowers in Old South Baton Rouge more

Mar 23, 2016 12:00 AM House & Home


Photo by Brian Baiamonte

Making the most of Louisiana's botanical hyperdrive more

Feb 23, 2016 12:00 AM House & Home


All photos by Rick Olivier

Capturing a fleeting season against a backdrop of azaleas more

Feb 23, 2016 12:00 AM House & Home

Daffodil Valley at Afton Villa Gardens

Photo by Dr. Chris Werner

Four options for enjoying our favorite time of year more

Feb 23, 2016 12:00 AM House & Home


Photos by Frank McMains

Bulbs raise their bright heads more

Jan 26, 2016 12:00 AM Gardening