How to trim a perfect spiral topiary (with tape)

How to Trim a Perfect Spiral Topiary

Have you ever tried to trim a topiary?  If you are following existing lines, it ususally isn't too trickly but if you are aiming to ...
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JARDiN DE SERICOURT BY Olivier Bacquet via

A Rememberance Garden At Sericourt

I spent most of yesterday sorting out a computer upgrade, a messed up router and hanging with my little people (who had a holiday from ...
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Camellias in full bloom at Middleton Place gardens. March 2015. by rochelle greayer

Garden Tour: Middleton Place Plantation, Charleston, SC + An Announcement

Last week, the old south - specifically Charleston, South Carolina welcomed me for a few days while I got to know some new people.  I'll get ...
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tennis court handrails at chanticleer garden via


In case you missed the other posts (here and here), each week I am writing about one of my favorite gardens for their use of ...
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Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden – designed by Beatrix Farrand

The second garden in this series is the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden. I first visited this garden in Seal Harbor, Maine on Mount Desert Island ...
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Brewin Dolphin Garden at the Chelsea Flower show 2012 - designed by cleve west

Chelsea Flower Show 2012 – Cleve West’s Best in Show

     Conversations around the post press day pub tables buzzed last night with bets on who would take Best in Show this morning at ...
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