An elegant, slow-growing small tree, Picea pungens ‘Hillside’ is a dwarf form, reaching 3 to 6 feet tall in 10 years, creating a flattened pyramid. Stiff bottlebrushes of needles are blue-gray-green. Zones 3 to 7.
The Lynx gas-fired Power Burner is a dinner accessory worth donning. It has a dual-ring cast-brass burner that can be ramped up to an extreme 46,000 BTUs. The grate is made to hold substantial stockpots — Low Country boil, anyone? Other features include easy-to-see controls lit with blue LEDs, a fully extendable drip pan and a removable stainless-steel cover. 888-879-2322, lynxgrills.com
Charlie Baker's custom rustic designs—fashioned from driftwood and salvaged materials—have graced gardens across the country, as well as the windows of Hermès. We investigate the story behind this innovative landscape designer and furniture maker.
The sixth installment of Dwell on Design, the Los Angeles showcase of modern, sustainable ideas, featured a wide range of stylish, practical green goods, some quietly cutting-edge, others wonderfully wild.