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Jim Martinez has been creating water-wise, environmentally friendly gardens in Dallas and Marfa, Texas for more than 30 years. He picks seven of his favorite plants to grow in desert regions, including Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas.
How storm-water management is transforming the roads we drive on.
When it comes to design—as long as your roof can bear the load of furniture, foot traffic, and plantings—the sky’s the limit
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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
Given enough patience and back strength, anyone can install a basic garden path, says landscape designer Michael Donnellan of Summerhill Landscapes in Sag Harbor, N.Y.
Corten is a versatile metal—flexible and sturdy and virtually maintenance-free. It’s no wonder designers are so crazy about it.
Garden design is pushing the boundaries of the hedge and its role in the modern-day garden. 
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Mulch: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. We discuss it all.

 

Olde New England Granite is a Massachusetts-based company that offers reclaimed, historic hardscape products. At their two-acre granite farm, pieces of vintage cobblestone from an old New England mill, colorful antique roof slate from an old barn, and unique antique brick pavers from Ohio are just a portion of the type of rescued materials they supply.
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Long overlooked, gravel is finally being recognized for its enduring beauty.
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