A garden can be an excellent teacher. See what lessons were learned in this garden.
This award-winning garden by LaurelRock Company gives equal weight to aesthetics and the environment.
Espaliers can provide interest and life to an otherwise dull visual space.

The Weekly Notebook

Oct
26
09:17am
32
Botanic Notables: An Upside-Down Forest in Juneau A glacier, a rainforest, and a forest of upside-down trees—naturally fallen spruce and hemlock, repurposed as flower pots—are some of the wonders in Alaska's Mendenhall Valley. Read More »
Oct
26
09:12am
22
Now Forager: A Movie About Mushroom Hunters Love, marriage, and mycology. Read More »
Related Topics: Brown | film | mushrooms | Now Forager | wild edibles
Oct
25
04:39pm
1
Inspiration for your garden is everywhere! Pay attention to hotel, restaurant and spa gardens to benefit from some ideas created by top flight designers. Here's an idea I brought back from Chicago for you to steal! Read More »
Related Topics: Container Gardening
Oct
25
12:39pm
37
Art & Botany: Prince Charles's Book of Plants Florigelia were popular in the seventeeth century. Often illustrated by eminent artists, the lavishly produced books catalogued the plants in a garden, or collected on an expedition. Who can afford to produce such a book today? A prince, of course. His Royal Highness, Prince Charles of Wales, who sponsored The Highgrove Florilegium, a collection of plants in the royal garden, and one of the most expensive books of modern times.  Read More »
Oct
24
12:31pm
0
Links We Love, 10/24/12 An energy-conscious “flower”, Caribbean produce in Brooklyn, mini gardening tools, and more in today’s Links We Love!  Read More »
Related Topics: links we love
Oct
23
08:40am
50
Natural Pools, Photo Gallery Tips and advice on adding plants to a natural pool.  Read More »
Oct
23
07:05am
26
LongHouse Reserve Container Competition An annual contest of creative planting  Read More »
Oct
22
10:43am
32
Magnificent Trees Arboreal portraits that awaken a sense of mystery and communion.  Read More »
Oct
18
08:45am
23
Art & Botany: 'Lightweeds' & Illuminated 'Trees' London-based artist Simon Heijdens explores the ecology of objects, and introduces the narrative of the natural world to the built environment. His garden of 'digital, living organisms,' evolves with a gust of wind or a passerby. Read More »
Oct
17
12:17pm
11
Links We Love, 10/17/2012 A mini-golf course unlike any other, volcanic rivers in Iceland, fall leaves compost, and more in today’s Links We Love!  Read More »
Related Topics: Green | Pink | links we love
Page 22 of 194