TREESWhy Grow Quince? For Beauty, Fragrance and Old-Time Flavor
Delightfully perfumed fruit and lovely spring blossoms make this apple and pear cousin worth a spot in the gardenFull Story
TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURERoots of Style: Do You Live in a Minimalist Traditional House?
Cottages, bungalows, farmhouses ... whatever you call them, houses in this style share several characteristics. See how many your house hasFull Story
ROOTS OF STYLERoots of Style: Does Your House Have a Medieval Heritage?
Look to the Middle Ages to find where your home's steeply pitched roof, gables and more beganFull Story
ARCHITECTURERoots of Style: Château Architecture Strides Through a Century
Live like a lord with design details that recall French estates of old, even if they're scaled down and updated for todayFull Story
MIDCENTURY STYLERoots of Style: Midcentury Styles Respond to Modern Life
See how postwar lifestyles spawned a range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?Full Story
TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURERoots of Style: Shingle Style Is Back — Here's How to Spot It
Intimate or rambling, in the coast or by the sea, Shingle homes are seeing a revival. Has your home joined in?Full Story
ROOTS OF STYLERoots of Style: The 3 Waves of Italian Renaissance
The 15th-century study of ancient Rome delivered an important 20th-century style that is seen again todayFull Story