Historic Columbia Symposium

Speakers include Tom Johnson of Magnolia Gardens and Jim Kibbler who’s new book details one of the south’s oldest nurseries.
Best of all, you get to see the extensive renovations of Columbia’s Hampton Preston Gardens. This 4 acre garden features a fountain and gazebo envisioned by Jenks and spectacular new plantings of Evan Clements and Keith Merns.

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A New Years Resoilution

In this year, when we walk let’s walk with big, amazing steps. Considering every every cell and bone and where each foot falls. Connect to the life below each step. Feel the the tiny creatures in their universe below ground. When we garden this year, let’s weed, kneel, dig, spray in ways that make them…

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Soil Building Tips; From Our Organic Lily Farm to Your Yard

Mixing old farming with new scientific understandings, we use soil building plants, composting, no-till gardening to constantly build our soils.  Mixed into our organically managed lily farm fields, veggies, flowers and fruit trees  do work — and add taste and food to the life of our farm (and our farm crew and family). In our…

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