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Fresh Strawberries: An Independence Day Tradition

Growing strawberries is not that hard; the sweet fruit is well worth the bother.

Image Gallery: Downeast Energy - 100 Years

2008 marks the 100th Anniversary for Downeast Energy & Building Supply

Mainely Gourmet - China Town, Augusta

Mainely Gourmet: China Town, Augusta, Maine

Plant Peas: It's Patriotic

Many Maine gardeners use Patriots' Day as the traditional planting date.

Itching to Garden - Maine Gardens

These hardy vegetable choices work well in Maine’s chilly spring season.

Going Beyond Bulbs - Maine Gardens

Early spring color for your garden.

Grow Your Own (Plants)

The benefits of starting your own plants from seed are as myriad as the varieties available.

Spring Cleaning Time - March

Starting your garden off on the right foot is crucial here, where the season is relatively short.

Garden Clubs and Societies

Are plants your passion? Join the club.

Timber Framer's Art - Todd Caverly Portfolio

A timber-frame barn in Cushing, Maine, combines art, history, tradition, and architectural heritage. This gallery is an extension from an article that appeared in our May 2008 issue.

Mainely Gourmet - Vignola, Portland

Mainely Gourmet - Vignola, a Portland, Maine restaurant where one can also get a savory meal in a casual setting with an extensive wine collection served by knowledgeable servers.

Orchids through the winter and beyond

Delivering a bit of the tropics wherever they are grown.

Getting the Most Out of Cut Flowers

A little floral know-how leads to long-lasting arrangements.

Mainely Gourmet - Wildflour Bakery by Letitia Baldwin

Mainely Gourmet - Linger over finely brewed, dark-roast coffee and cinnamon donut muffins and other treats at the Wildflour Bakery.