Thursday, February 17

GEOGRAPHIES OF GARDENING: RYAN GAINEY DISCUSSES FIGS

New from Southern Spaces, curated by our friends at Emory University, is this brief and well-edited film journal.

Garden designer Ryan Gainey of Decatur, Georgia, is well known for synthesizing classical English garden design with vernacular Southeastern species and participating in seed preservation.

In this short by Steve Bransford, Gainey talks about the botanical life and offers a cultural history of figs.