Author archives: P. Allen Smith

P. Allen Smith: Dream Big with Summer Bulbs

Tubers, corms and rhizomes.  Photography by Jane Colclasure and Mark Fonville   of us want ginormous, stupendous blossoms and magnificent foliage to match … and lots of both. If this describes you, then planting summer bulbs definitely is the way to go. To me, bulbs are a “pre-packaged flower,” and all it takes is a little bit of patience and work[...]

P. Allen Smith: Hosting a Spring Luncheon

Spring officially arrives this month, so let the party begin! The equinox on March 20 is the official beginning of spring, which is cause for celebration — don’t you think? Photography by Hortus Ltd., Jane Colclasure, Mark Fonville and Kelly Quinn   a get-together doesn’t need to be a lot of work, especially during this gentle season. You can [...]