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- An APLDTCT Special Event – David Harber!
- What is Blooming in the Fall Garden Now
- APLDCT Event 7.27.14 – O’Brien Nurserymen!
- What’s Blooming in the Garden Now:
- Framing Succulents in a Wall Hanging
- Seaside Gardening: Fountain grass or Pennisetum alopecurides ‘Hameln’ is a staple of the shoreline garden.
- Nature’s Beauty
- Seaside Gardening
- A Special APLDCT Sponsor Event!
- BUILDING A VISUAL VOCABULARY
- Iron in the Garden
- The Blushing Beauties of the Spring Garden
- Aesthetic Art Artist Bedford Bunny Williams cemetery Church grounds Color color mass Columbarium Connecticut garden Constraints Container planting courtyard CT Darrel Morrison Design Drawing Drifts Ecological planting Eyes Fall color Flintstones FRONT YARD Garden garden design gardener Gardening Garden ornament Glamour Helen Frankenthaler Isamu Noguchi James Van Sweden Ken Smith landscape Landscape Architecture Landscape design landscape materials Living Elements Louise Bourgeois Meadow meditative Music National Gallery of Art Native plants natural combinations Nature New York New York Botanical Garden NY Old Stone Mill Page Dickey Painting Perennials Planting Poetry PS #19 public sculpture Queens reflective residential landscape design Restoration Roof Garden Salt tolerant sculptural installation Sculpture Seeds Seeing Shrubs Stamford St Matthews The Artful Garden vegetable garden Visual Williams College
Tag Archives: Landscape design
This is a must have in the garden for me – an early flowering witch hazel: Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Jelena’. It is considered by many to be one of the best cultivars to result from crossing Hamamelis mollis, a Chinese cultivar and H. japonica, a Japanese cultivar. Attributes … Continue reading
With the arrival of autumn color in the landscape and the scarcity of leaves, one can clearly see the invasiveness of Winged burning bush, or Euonymus ‘compacta’ or Winged euonymus. Whatever name you use for this fast-growing villain; help to eliminate it … Continue reading
Can Painting Play a Role When Creating a Garden? In The Artful Garden, James Van Sweden writes about utilizing a “broader aesthetic world” and the inspiration of fine art when designing a landscape. He specifically references the gorgeous … Continue reading
Take a long look at the photos of the brilliant work of DARREL MORRISON, FASLA, a long-time advocate of artful and ecologically sound planting design with the use of native plants. Diana Drake, the Advanced Planting Design Professor at Columbia … Continue reading
ISOLATED INCIDENTS OK, what’s going on here? It looks like a pow-wow. Or a landscape design put in a blender. One of this, one of that, spaced in a circle in the midst of the front lawn. Yikes. The lack … Continue reading
Whenever I got stuck creatively in making a sculpture, I would give myself certain parameters or constraints. The material itself would dictate the color of the piece, or I would work with only found objects, or I would limit myself … Continue reading
Does anyone remember hanging on every word of “Glamour Don’ts” when they were teenagers? That was the column in Glamour magazine relating to transgressions in fashion laws, which can still be found at http://www.Glamour.com. as “Don’t of the Day”. For … Continue reading