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Price and and Steffen’s garden features dozens of varieties of daylilies. Tough and wind resistant, the plants are a good choice for coastal conditions.

A passion for plants transforms a humdrum home into a waterfront delight.

By Kiley Jacques
Photographed by Douglas Merriam

The enthusiasm with which WCVB-TV anchorman Randy Price and his husband, Mark Steffen, discuss their daylilies, dahlias, and hostas is contagious. In fact, their shared obsession with gardening borders on maniacal, and Price chuckles about the reputation they’ve established among their neighbors. “We get a little carried away out there,” he admits.

Read the full story at Maine Homes by Down East.


Kiley Jacques writes about homes and gardens for New Old House, Period Homes, Northshore Home, and other publications.