Downton Abbey-Inspired Garden Party Fundraiser

September 06, 2013
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If you’re an avid viewer of the PBS series Downton Abbey, here’s a garden event you don’t want to miss. The Massachusetts Horticultural Society's Garden to Table program, which provides organic produce for families in need, is hosting a Downton Abbey-inspired Garden Party Fundraiser on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at the beautiful Gardens of Elm Bank in Wellesley, Mass. The festivities include tours of the exquisite gardens, a vintage fashion display, drinks and hors d'oeuvres, a cricket match, a silent auction, and more.

Cultural Landscape Foundation Events

March 27, 2012
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This year, GARDEN DESIGN magazine is a partner in education with the Cultural Landscape Foundation. We're putting up their events on our Calendar, so be sure to keep checking back for events in your neighborhood.

We also want to call your attention to several Cultural Landscape Foundation events that are happening in the upcoming months:

Philadelphia Flower Show 2011

March 02, 2011
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Joy Mackinney kisses her trophy as the horticultural sweepstakes winner of the 1970 Philadelphia Flower Show. This year's show, with the theme of "Springtime in Paris," opens this weekend.

Calendar: Plant-O-Rama

January 24, 2011
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If you're in New York and free during the day, consider heading to Brooklyn Botanic Garden's 15th Annual Plant-O-Rama, co-sponsored by the Metro Hort Group, tomorrow, January 25.

Russel Wright's Manitoga

October 08, 2010
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Russel Wright (1904-1976) was among the first generation of American industrial designers, and he is best known today for the first personality-driven lifestyle products in the US.  His simple, practical style and love of nature, promoted in his tabletop collections, textiles, and furnishings, many of which are sought-after collectibles today, and his bestselling “Guide to Easier Living,” helped Americans embrace Modernism in the 1930s, and 1940s, and 1950s.

Garden Design Receives Top Honors

April 17, 2008
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Press Release  April 10, 2008

Garden Design magazine collected five awards, the most among 22 garden entries, for its display "Living on the Edge" at the 2008 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show.