Stephen Orr is the author of The New American Herbal and Editor-in-Chief of Better Homes and Gardens. He is a regularly featured gardening expert on The Early Show and Today, and lectures extensively around the country. For the last 10 years, he has split his time between New York City and a house in White Lake, NY.

What’s your favorite local garden?

The eccentric formal gardens at Grey Towers in Milford, PA.

Where do you love to shop when you’re upstate?

 The Monticello Farm Home & Garden.

What’s your favorite summer pastime?

Swimming off our dock.

Where do you go for entertainment?

Canoeing over Amber Lake to see the native carnivorous pitcher plants

Tell us your best local find.

Herbs at Silver Heights Nursery

Give us 3 words that capture the Upper Delaware Valley.

Under the radar. (Blissfully!)