'horticultural how-to and woo-woo' the source of organic gardening inspiration margaret roach, head gardener
‘Bonfire’ is a recent enhancement of the common spurge, Euphorbia polychroma, which doesn’t normally color up till fall. The new version, from Blooms of Bressingham nursery, is reddish all season long, a welcome trait.
March 3, 2009
Welcome! I’m Margaret Roach, a leading garden writer for 25 years—at ‘Martha Stewart Living,’ ‘Newsday,’ and in three books. I host a public-radio podcast; I also lecture, plus hold tours at my 2.3-acre Hudson Valley (NY) Zone 5B garden, and always say no to chemicals and yes to great plants.