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Towering more than 30 floors above the street, this rooftop overlooks Sailboat Bay and Miami’s cityscape. The owner loved the awe-inspiring vistas, but she also wanted her garden space to feel private and protected, and she wanted greenery all around the border of the terrace. Raymond Jungles took on the challenge, designing this sky-hugging garden to feel earthy and intimate. 
These California wineries grow more than just grapes
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How to design a garden that is Japanese in spirit and serves contemporary tastes and needs
In South Africa's Cape Town, a spectacular botanical garden with rare and indigenous plants blooms against the backdrop of Table Mountain.
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See photos of Peckerwood, the famous John G. Fairey garden
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John G. Fairey, a flora collector with a rare eye for design, transformed a Texas landscape into the famed garden Peckerwood. His vision for Peckerwood, which includes a light-dappled woodland, several shimmering dry gardens, and a parklike arboretum, developed not gradually but in a transformative awakening during a trip to Mexico. This is the story of a plant man and his garden.

 

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Tips from Los Angeles-based garden designer Stefan Hammerschmidt
Perched between forest and the sea, a noted tastemaker in Brazil finds solitude and serenity in her elegant weekend home
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How a blank space became a generous revelry room; ready, willing, and able to adapt to any festive occasion
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The hardest lesson to learn from gardening in the wild isn't how to clear, but when to leave well enough alone
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