My mother, Ashley Fox-Smith, her Aunt Edna and I visited David Atkins again this year and were again generously gifted with a pirate’s trove of heirloom bulbs. While the ladies in question got a wide variety of bulbs, I … Continue reading
Somewhere the seed of a story is germinating in my mind. It has been over a year since I first began entraining the idea of writing a book about the history of heirloom bulbs in the South— their evolutions … Continue reading
I spent the better part of the afternoon editing photos and writing an article for Country Roads Magazine about a trip I took with my Mom and Ashley Fox-Smith to visit the storied Bulb Man of Natchez. It inspired me … Continue reading
Hymenocallis liriosme, you’ll always be Ditch Lily to me.