Washington

See 'Art in Bloom' at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show

February 13, 2014
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A look at Jason Gamrath’s work that will be on display at Art in Bloom. Photo Jason Gamrath

Photo by: Marion Brenner

Click here to see a photo gallery of Ione and Emmott Chase's garden.

This article was first published in Garden Design February/March 2013

Book Review: Garden Source

February 29, 2012
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While on assignment for the likes of House & Garden and National Geographic over the past 20 years, photographer Andrea Jones has been lucky enough to set foot in many of the world’s finest gardens.

Botanic Notables: A Public Food Forest in Seattle

October 19, 2011
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Last week, a plum tree was planted in Seattle. Local volunteers planted the tree in an undeveloped field that will soon be dense with lots more trees, on a sloping seven-acre swath of land in the Beacon Hill neighborhood. The forager-friendly garden will be called Beacon Food Forest, and it promises to feed, educate, and connect the community from its verdant perch just two miles from downtown Seattle. With a projected seven acres of fruits, nuts, and vegetables, it will be the nation's largest public edible landscape. 

Moss Gardens: Bloedel Reserve

April 23, 2004
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For a serene moment, stand beneath Bloedel Reserve’s dense tree canopy and sink your toes into the thick carpet of moss on the forest floor. Fortunately, an entire section of the gardens in the reserve is devoted to moss. The Moss Garden grows over 15 varieties of indigenous mosses that have developed and spread naturally over the rocks and trees, including Eurhynchium prealongumBrachythedium frigidum and Rhytidiadelphus loreus.