08 Jun '11, 4pm
7 Ways Gardening is Back En Vogue
7 Ways Gardening is Back En Vogue Photo: KateMonkey /Creative Commons If you scoff and think growing your own food may sound just a bit too "Little House on the Prairie" for your liking, well, you might be missing a major Paris Hilton -worthy trend (in addition to all of the other benefits). Contemporary garden trends have almost nothing in common with the habits of the Ingalls family. From urban living walls and small space-friendly container gardening to foodies relying on fresh herbs and Michelle Obama's White House planting, these seven trends make it chic to get your hands dirty. View the entire comment thread.