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BBG Plant Sale

BBG Plant Sale

Birmingham Botanical Gardens' annual sale offers the plants you want and the advice you need to set your dream garden in motion.

Grand Scheme

Grand Scheme

An award-winning landscape design transformed the backyard of this Mountain Brook home to add inviting outdoor living spaces that complement the classic lines of the stately Georgian home.

Landscape Artistry in Tuscaloosa

Landscape Artistry in Tuscaloosa

Using precise design elements and carefully selected plantings, landscape architect David Brush creates a serene garden portrait framed by an extraordinary view.

Shady Oasis

Shady Oasis

Located only minutes from downtown, this lush garden offers unsurpassed tranquility that seems worlds away.

Piquantly Poolside

Piquantly Poolside

Blending a panoramic view with a stunning combination of contemporary and traditional styles, architect Tom Adams and landscaper Pratt Brown create a perfect recipe for seasonal entertaining.

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Market Days

Market Days

A stroll through a local farmers’ market means a step back in time. Even though some of Birmingham’s markets sit close to the city center, the atmosphere is small town America. With so much fresh goodness, there’s something new to try every week.

Oh Honey!

Oh Honey!

One young Homewood couple turned their penchant for gardening into one sweet adventure.

New Dawn

New Dawn

By building a cedar pergola with oversize wooden swings, landscape designer Brent Donaldson transforms this wooded backyard nook into a rose sanctuary.

Small-Scale and Savvy

Small-Scale and Savvy

An imaginative landscape renovation reclaims a lawn for living.

Picture Perfect

Picture Perfect

For nearly 30 years, photographer Barbara Harbin has captured memories one shot at a time.