Each year, growers develop frillier petals and more prolific plants as well as reintroduce lost varieties. With these 26, turn your neighbors green with envy.

GARDENING IS one of the few legal excuses I have for loitering outdoors these days. An observerif one were permitted to actually enter my gardenwould see carpetweed-free flower beds and 72 newly planted baby foxgloves. I panic-bought them online as if they were double-ply Charmin.
If there is a bright side to the pandemic that has upended our lives this spring, it is that it is springtime.