It’s late August—time to dive headfirst into summer before it’s gone. This week on Gardenista, how to make the most of end-of-summer tomatoes, pave your patio with herbs, give fences an easy, dramatic update, and more.
Above: Designer Chris Moss’s lush terrace garden in London pops against a moody palette of black and gray.
Above: Our top 10 picks for covetable cloche terrariums, to bring the outdoors in when the weather cools.
Above: Tomatoes, the most fleeting but delectable gift of the late-summer garden, are at their peak. How to use them up before they’re gone, plus a recipe for fried green tomatoes.
Above: Infuse green into every step of your walkway with these concrete pavers from Stockholm. They’re studded with small planters for herbs.
Above: Paint it black: an easy but bold update for bland garden fences.