Walter Elias Broadway

The Botanist of Trinidad #OTD Born on this day, May 3rd, in 1863, Walter Elias Broadway; a Kew gardener and authority on West Indian plants. Broadway was recognized by George V for his work in horticulture, although his career was shaded by bad blood with his supervisor John Hart and a drinking problem. In 1888,…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today is National Garden Meditation Day. Forget about your troubles Go to the garden (if you’re not there already). Feel the breeze or the sprinkles. Smell the rain. Look at all the signs of life around you… all the shades of green emerging from the ground. Listen to the sound of spring. Garden time is…

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