Jenny Andrews

Jenny Andrews
Garden Design
A bountiful, four-season Oehme, van Sweden garden on Long Island breathes new life into an 18th-century farmstead Read More »
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For unusual muted shades, landscape designer Stephen Suzman likes to use Echeveria ‘Afterglow’ (powdery pinkish lavender) and E. ‘Perle von Nürnberg’, pictured (grayish brown with a pinkish mauve tinge). Both form rosettes of overlapping leaves, 1 foot across for ‘Afterglow’, 5 to 6 inches for ‘Perle von Nürnberg...

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Often called pork and beans or jellybean plant, Sedum x rubrotinctum is a 6- to 8-inch low-mounding groundcover with fat little leaves that go from bright green to red. Suzman calls it “very easy and reliable.” The glowing hues of Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’ have made it a must-have for...

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This new Japanese water iris has a poetic grace, with large flowers of lavender falls veined in violet and a dark-purple central clutch of “petaloids.” Adds a lovely accent to summer water gardens when grown in a partly submerged container. Hardy in Zones 4-9.  heronswood.... Read More »
Liza's Garden at the ROM
Designed by PLANT Architect Inc., a green-roof garden in the heart of Toronto supports the sustainability of a beloved museum while creating a picture-perfect view from the ROM’s fine-dining destination, c5 Restaurant Lounge Read More »
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People-friendly landscapes transform Lake Ontario’s shoreline Read More »
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Visit these small public parks scattered throughout the city of Toronto Read More »
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A vibrant groundcover for the shade garden, Lamium maculatum ‘Anne Greenaway’ forms a 6- to 8-inch-tall mass of scallop-edged variegated leaves that glitter with chartreuse, silver and mint green. Clusters of small lilac-mauve flowers add to the display in late spring, but the foliage can last all year in mild-winter... Read More »
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With the recent tidal wave of interest in growing edibles, it's no wonder that a bounty of new books on the subject has hit the shelves Read More »
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Landscape designer Stephen Suzman likes the groundcover species Senecio mandraliscae for its fast growth and distinctive chalky-blue fleshy foliage. A native of South Africa, it grows 12 to 18 inches tall with masses of 3- to 4-inch pencil-like leaves....

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