Garden Design

Installing a root barrier for bamboo

What You Need to Consider When Planting Bamboo – Root Barriers

Bamboos are a huge design trend and they are an elegant addition to a garden. But installation can quickly become expensive as many bamboos will ...
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outdoor light fixture at tivoli gardens in copenhagen

Tivoli Outdoor Lighting

I found them!....the pictures of the unique landscape lights at Tivoli gardens in Copenhagen. The posting the other day about the 'lotus lights' reminded me ...
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aluminum bamboo planter from inner gardens

Inspired By: A Beautiful Bamboo Plant Container

It is so rare that garden containers make me take the little gasp of air that implies my immediate recognition of something special. Inner Gardens ...
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mandarin oriental hyde park terrace garden

London’s Mandarin Oriental Extends Hyde Park into Hotel

The Mandarin Oriental in London recently opened the ‘Park Terrace’ offering open air dining in a chic English garden setting. By all accounts it is ...
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Landscape Design Ideas & Plants for Color Trends 2008 – Brown Exudes Luxury

Trend #6 -Brown exudes luxury Brown as a feature in the landscape? Doesn’t that have a negative connotation (dead leaves, brown field, bare dirt)?  No! ...
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2008 garden design color trends - green in all variations

Landscape Design Ideas & Plants for Color Trends 2008 – Green in all Variations

Trend # 5 - Green in all variations Green, of course green, it is the word of the moment; it exudes an air of health, ...
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