Henry Teuscher

Visionary of the Montreal Botanical Garden #OTD On this day, on May 7, 1936, Henry Teuscher broke ground for the Montreal Botanical Garden. Teuscher had been appointed a superintendent and chief horticulturalist of the future Montreal Botanical Garden. A visionary, Teuscher began dreaming of an ideal botanical garden. By fall, Teuscher had hired 2,000 unemployed…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Gardeners love to fall in love with plants. We can fall so hard that we tune out other possibilities for our gardens. Then, in a fascinating twist, our deep dives can suddenly stop, and often, they are followed by a pivot. I started out like a shrub gardener. Then, I made a pivot to annuals…

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