George Washington

The Gardening President April 30, 1789 On this day, George Washington was sworn in as the first president of the United States. A gardening President, George Washington oversaw all aspects of the land at Mount Vernon. George had a personal copy of Batty Langley’s New Principles of Gardening. Inspired by the 18th-century author, George adopted…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

I realize you are very excited to get going in your own garden. But don’t forget to schedule some time this spring to visit other gardens. The gardens of friends, neighbors, or public gardens can provide you with inspiration and teach you something new – even when you didn’t think you’d learn anything. #BTW This…

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