Garden writing. In the macro. During the 80's House & Garden, and Horticulture magazine, were electric. Editors knew who to hire for their garden articles, which gardens were acceptable, for both photography and words. More importantly th
Born a Garden Whisperer, holes were left in that primordial gift. Holes created before birth, when thousands of years of Gardening transitioned from pastoral to industrial, less than 200 years ago.
Decades of my life passed before
Blank Wall Garden Design.
Your home/garden, do you have a bit of blank wall to play with?
A spot to enjoy being in, perhaps, more, a spot to relish purely as a view. Before either, a spot to e
A 1st order Garden Design rule is to use contrasts for impact, big leaves next to small leaves, burgundy foliage next to chartreuse, rounded tree canopy with a cone shaped tree, and etc.
A later Garden Design rule, depending upon y
Several years into my Garden Design career, reading yet another Garden Design book, the author seamlessly mentioned trees sited for their long shadows in fall. Me like that ! A new toy. A new domain. New scope for the imagination. Another laye