Trends + Inspirations

Practical plant supports at Perch Hill garden. image by @farlamandchandler

Inspired by Farlam & Chandler’s Pretty & Practical Garden Details

As we head into the final days of this year, I have a few new goals in mind.  The shorter days (where things start to ...
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Muhlenbeckia and boxwood and grass by jardinsurlasiene garden inspiration

Inspired by jardinsurlaseine’s garden of textures in Paris

There is that moment with a single picture on instagram, where suddenly you must go find the account of the person who posted.  As it ...
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A round up of garden design ideas inspired by a merimekko summer dres

Garden Inspiration From a Fresh New Merimekko Dress

I am so happy to play around with design in a way that I haven’t in a long long time. Years ago, I had a ...
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6 ways hotels and restaurants can green their landscapes and save money

6 Ways Hotels & Hospitality Properties Can Green Their Landscapes

As I look around there is an ever increasing wealth of information on how to be more carbon neutral, sustainable and generally more responsible to ...
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pith and vigor 2016 garden design trends report www.pithandvigor.com

Thoughts for the New Year, and A 2016 Garden Design Trends Forecast (download)

Hello readers.  I am both excited and nervous to share a project that I have been working on for the last month or so.  It ...
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Begonia Rex, loropetalum, and chrysanthemum container planting recipe - Autumnal merlot from www.pithandvigor.com

Fall Container Planting Recipe: Autumnal Marsala

Autumn has arrived and even though the summer seems to be hanging on, it is time to think about making a few decorative changes around ...
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