07/03/17 6:04am

A scene from Dennis Schrader and Bill Smith’s garden in Mattituck. (Credit: Vera Chinese, file photo)

Get a rare look at four of the North Fork’s loveliest private gardens — including  the garden of Denis Schrader and Bill Smith, a northforker favorite — during the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days tour on Saturday, July 8.

The Garden Conservancy, which works to preserve beautiful gardens for public enjoyment, is hosting an “open day” on Long Island when gardens in Cutchogue, Mattituck and Jamesport will open their doors to visitors. (more…)

07/13/14 11:00am
 Dennis Schrader and Bill Smith's garden in Mattituck. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Dennis Schrader and Bill Smith’s garden in Mattituck. (Credit: Vera Chinese photos)

To enter Dennis Schrader and Bill Smith’s exquisite Mattituck garden is to experience the wonder of India, the flora of the Himalayas and the landscape of Japan without leaving the North Fork. (more…)