Springtime finds North Carolina in full bloom. Mountains to coast, in suburban yards and along remote trails, the azalea — perhaps more than any other native plant — brings Southern charm wherever it grows.
As your begin your spring gardening, refer to these seven ideas that will help protect the pollinators in your yard.
Once a month, an old barn in Thomasville becomes an antique hunter’s paradise. Writer Jodi Helmer reveals how to find the best pieces for your own home.
In a clapboard house on East Front Street, a pioneering female photographer began a distinguished career, one that included taking aerial shots from a Wright brothers plane.
By the early 20th century, the “Big Three” industries that dominated North Carolina were textile, furniture, and tobacco. Within a few decades, North Carolina earned its place as the center of textile manufacturing in the country. As businesses expanded to match the growing demand, an abundance of labor and use of quality fabrics led the path to capital success.
Nature outshines even the brightest newfangled Christmas decorations. From garlands to kissing balls, homegrown, family-owned garden centers stock the holly (and the jolly) of the season.
Gather native North Carolina foliage to capture the spirit of our home state in a cheery DIY wreath.
For the holiday hostess who hasn’t a minute to spare, New Garden sells fully trimmed trees, one of many services for time-crunched customers.
Jamie and Sara Jane Davis are young now, but they plan to grow old working their land in the North Carolina foothills.