1 year ago

16th Street is Blooming, With The Support of Dedicated Neighbors and Lunenfeld Grants!

16th Street is the perfect example of how urban renewal can happen, yard by yard.

1 year ago

The sun rises first on Buffalo's East Side gardens!

Gardeners of Buffalo's East Side banded together to create the first-ever garden tour on Saturday, July 21, 2018.

And it was great.

1 year ago

Lunenfeld Beautification Grant Awardee: Elmwood Village Association

With the goal of creating beauty on street level, the Elmwood Village Association (EVA is one of this year’s Lunenfeld Beautification Grant recipients.

1 year ago

Garden Writers react to Buffalo gardens...

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 City of Good Neighbors. And in return? They've provided their commentary on their visit.

2 years ago

Our Old House in "This Old House."

It's been about a year in the making, but our garden appeared in the June 2017 issue of This Old House magazine. The eight-page spread shows many aspects of the garden – but much was centered around the shed of course.

To read (most) of the article, and to see even more photos than the magazine issue shows, visit the online version here.

2 years ago

Buffalo gardens are the best

For Garden Walk Buffalo 2016, I was able to get out and see a few gardens a few days before the walk, as well as for a couple hours on the Sunday of the Walk. 

2 years ago

An oasis in the city. Really.

The description of this garden on the Garden Walk Buffalo maps reads: Small cottage garden of raised beds and containers. Large variety of oriental lilies and 11 Japanese maples.

3 years ago

The numbers on Garden Tourism

Did you know that, in the U.S., more people visit botanical gardens, botanical parks, garden tours, and garden events than visit Disneyworld. And Disneyland. Combined. That’s more than visit Las Vegas each year.