The non-profit Seed Savers Exchange says ‘St. Valery’ was mentioned in gardening literature as early as 1885. This heirloom has red-orange roots that grow to 12 inches, with a fine-grained flesh and sweet taste. 'St. Valery' keeps well in storage.
Open since December 19, 2007, The Landings has quickly become an idyllic vacation destination. The resort offers lavish 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom villas along St. Lucia's most gorgeous bay. The 7,000-square-foot RockResorts Spa, fitness gallery and Beach Club Restaurant all offer first-rate service to the hotel's guests.
Continue your holiday color scheme in your stockings. Blue-and-white stockings with appliques of shells and sea creatures hang along the garland up the stairs. Alternating ruffled burlap stockings infuse a natural shade to the design and bring in warmth.
Fill your garden with the rich scent of Old Roses by including this pretty climber. ‘St. Swithun’ is a showstopper, opening fully double pink blooms with over 120 petals. Flowers appear reliably all season long, releasing a pure myrrh fragrance. This is an English rose packed with disease resistance, making it a breeze to grow. Train it on an arbor or well-anchored arch. Plants grow to 8 feet tall and 4 feet wide. Hardy in Zones 5-9. Why we love it: The intense scent is alluring and a perfect complement to an entry garden or outdoor seating area.
Established in 1931, St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge spans over 70,000 acres across Wakulla, Jefferson and Taylor counties. It consists of coastal marshes, islands, tidal creeks and estuaries of seven Florida rivers and is home to a diverse community of plant and animal life. The St. Marks Lighthouse, which was built in 1842, is still in use today.
English Rose 'St. Swithun' Climbing
Color: light pink
Flower type: double/full bloom
Fragrance: strong pure myrrh fragrance
Climbing height: 8'
Shrub size: 4 ft tall x 3 ft wide
Repeat blooming: excellent, quickly, reliably
One of the all-time great climbers.
*Hay* there, handsome! Dark wood stables line the sides of the barn, giving each of the horses a spot to hang out in. Meanwhile, clean lines and slim metal bars ensure that the interior looks less rustic and more modern.
Tucked away in the St. John hillside, this bright, white two-story estate features 9,000 sq. ft. of modern aesthetic, floor-to-ceiling windows, two private, covered patios and a swimming pool all overlooking the ocean.
Perched at the top of a private hill in St. John, this exclusive North Shore villa overlooks lush tropical landscaping and an unbeatable view of the ocean. The two-story, 9,000 sq. ft. estate features a terra cotta roof, private pool, five bedrooms, five bathrooms and a modern interior aesthetic.
Clear, modern barstools add some casual seating at the breakfast bar in the kitchen of this St. Barts home. With the addition of the large kitchen island, the family now has the room to entertain and share meals in the kitchen, a less formal space, or in the formal dining room for a more elegant or larger gathering.