gardening

Green Thumb Guidance

Keep your garden thriving all summer long with tips from our local expert Jack Frost Landscapes & Garden Center. After a chilly winter, gardeners, both novice and experts, are eager to get outside and get their hands in the dirt.…

Gardening from Scratch

By Ashleigh Meyer The most difficult time of year for me as a gardener is the window between winter and spring, when the planting season is tantalizingly close, but the ground is still too frozen, and the last frost of…

Living Landscape Artist: Yolima Carr

Photos by Beth Hester Since 1993, Yolima Carr has been a stalwart fixture on the local horticultural scene. From her first job pulling weeds as a gardener at the Norfolk Botanical Garden to her current position as the Elizabeth River…