Portable tree houses, vertical farms, dried bouquets, and more in today’s Links We Love.
Cocoon Tree is a 130-pound tree house that can be assembled in less than two hours. It sleeps two adults and two children and comes complete with mattress and duvet. [Inhabitat]
Flowers can evoke wonderfully vivid memories and for me, reliably, it is the August wildflowers that send me into the golden fields of my past—in particular, reminding me of a summer I spent on Nantucket and the flowers I met there.
(Left) O flos sic vernans iuvenili aetate pudorem / Oh how you flourish shyly flower, the modesty of youth
(Right) Flos speculum vitae modo vernat et interat aura / The flower mirrors life; it blooms and perishes in the air