Gretchen Platt, the wife of American Meadows' co-owner Ethan Platt (and super-mom to four kids under the age of seven), first showed me around her gardens in late September. The reason for my visit was to walk Gretchen through a garden redesign, as she felt that hers was overdue for some serious edi… Read More →
Morning Glories are wonderful climbers, often growing as high as you let them! If you provide a sturdy trellis, pergola or other support for the vines, which get large -- and heavy -- by the middle of the summer, they can grow up to 15' tall. Remember to soak seeds in warm water before planting to speed up the germination process.