Designing the deck with our contractor was quick because we had a really good idea of what we wanted.
Brooklyn is famous for its green blocks and backyards. But where to find enough of the right plants to landscape your block, stoop or garden? Here are seven local garden centers whose selection is worth a special trip.
Want to show off your green thumb and community spirit? Bring some nature to your neighborhood and enter the Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest.
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden was in prime bloom today to celebrate the completion of a multi-year project to make the garden more sustainable.
While the cherry blossoms get all the attention, the magnolias are showstoppers of their own, and now is the time to see them.
Listen in at the Brooklyn Historical Society as experts share their experiences with green space, advocacy and development.
Fall is the perfect time to give your yard, garden or window boxes a seasonal refresh.
Lefferts Avenue between Bedford and Rogers Avenues has been awarded the 24th annual Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest, it was announced this morning.
Raising chickens in a Brooklyn backyard is easier than you might think, say those who've done it.
Planting fruits and vegetables in a typical compact and shady Brooklyn backyard with contaminated soil presents a challenge for urban gardeners.