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Plant Shop STUMP Opening Second Store

Anne Evans Anne Evans Plant Shop STUMP Opening Second Store

Curated plant shop STUMP is growing. The second store will be located in a 560 square foot space in German Village at 220 Thurman Avenue. “We love spending time in German Village, whether it’s sitting down for breakfast and coffee at one of the delicious bakeries, or grabbing lunch and taking our dog for a […]

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Boutique Plant Shop Opens in Italian Village

Lauren Verhage Lauren Verhage Boutique Plant Shop Opens in Italian Village

After opening up the doors to STUMP in early September, Emily Brown and Brian Kellett have been busy educating plant shoppers on how to care for the plants that best fit their lifestyle. STUMP is a new retail store located at 305 East Fifth Avenue on the northern edge of Italian Village, and it offers […]

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Caring for Orchids a Rewarding Hobby

Anne Evans Anne Evans Caring for Orchids a Rewarding Hobby

They call her Mother of Orchids. Well, they may, after reading this. “I bought my first Phalaenopsis at a grocery store,” says Larissa Boiwka, orchid hobbyist and owner of Wilde Hunt Corsetry, “and they kept dying.” A disappointment to say the least. She did more research on what was happening with her plants and how to […]

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Q&A with Chris Cerveny, Plant Food Scientist

Walker Evans Walker Evans Q&A with Chris Cerveny, Plant Food Scientist

One of the most active ongoing discussions on the Columbus Underground Messageboard is entitled “How Does Your Garden Grow?” It’s become a great place for our readers to share stories of their backyard garden adventures and misadventures. Since Columbus Underground is celebrating Gardening Week this week, we thought it would be a great idea to […]

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At Home: Lush Patio Space in German Village

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: Lush Patio Space in German Village

Remember the feeling you get when you walk into a place and just know it is for you? That happened to husbands Chad Huguenin and Scott Elder when they were shown a place in German Village. They had looked at a lot of homes, many in the Short North and German Village because they wanted […]

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Home & Garden Show Runs Through March 7th

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Central Ohio Home & Garden Show kicked off on February 27th, and will continue to run through Sunday, March 7th at the Ohio Expo Center. Guest appearances at this year’s event include writer Tracy DiSabato-Aust, HGTV stars Jamie Durie and Shane Tallant and Ace of Cakes stars Mary Alice Fallon Yeskey and Geof Manthorne. […]

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In My Garden: Dru & Jeannie in Italian Village

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Dru and Jeannie Simmons are not new to gardening. They have been participating in the Italian Village community garden for a number of years. But this year, the plot was sold and no longer able to be used as a community garden. Rather than give up, they teamed up with 17 other households to create […]

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