The design trend away from solid concrete to permeable walking surfaces has opened the door to fresh paving options.Smaller homes and yards make it possible to explore alternative, sometimes truly unique surfaces without breaking the budget.
For autumn color, chrysanthemums are showstoppers. They're the first choice of proud moms for homecoming corsages; their exquisite forms draw thousands to flower shows; and in the fall, they dominate prime counter space at garden centers.
From a sprawling backyard garden to an urbane rooftop escape visible only to neighboring high rises, Lolita Aaron’s transformation from suburban gardener to urban gardener provides unlikely lessons in renewal and regeneration.
Daniel Keeley, designer of two adjacent rooftop terraces that exemplify urban outdoor living at its finest, shares five considerations for homeowners who would like to transform their rooftop into a luxury outdoor living space.
The re-imagined Garden Design Magazine employs compelling photography, captivating stories, and a striking design. Beloved and collected by avid readers for 32 years, the magazine, which will print quarterly, has a fresh aesthetic, more pages and is advertisement-free, making it more akin to a “book-azine.”
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Join over 300,000 people sharing insights on garden aesthetics and outdoor living. See beautiful gardens, enjoy new plants as well as long-time favorites, learn of gardens to visit, classes to take and tours to attend, plus find products, and meet the designers, makers, and horticulturists who make the magic happen.