Peter Fudge Gardens - Our Gardens
Field of Manchurian Pear - Driving through the rural timber gates, the decomposed driveway is generous and bordered by massed Pennisetum and Birch groves. …
Articles about how make your garden water free on Dwell.com
How to Make Your Garden Water-Free This is what I want on the west side of my house. But it's full sun. Anyone know who these kinds of plants do here in Utah?
Lilac Lawns – Or Why Water-Wise Rocks
When I start talking about Water-Wise Gardens I get all excited. My audience’s eyes however seem to glaze over and I can hear the occasional sigh … Another one of these barren looking landscapes they think. Gravel, desert look, spiny plants, a layer of dust is the picture in their mind. And maybe it is in yours too. Not surprising seeing the many examples of ‘water-wise and barren’ we got treated to over the last twenty something years. They sure were great from an environmental point of…
Juliana’s Family-Friendly Backyard
Name: JulianaLocation: Highland Park — Los Angeles, California Our small backyard is a tranquil, shady oasis even on the hottest summer days in Los Angeles. But it wasn’t always this way. When we bought our house 8 years ago, the entire backyard was paved with concrete and ringed by a cinderblock wall. The yard was a work in progress for several years…First we skim-coated the cinderblock walls with stucco and planted some shrubs.
My Mother's Garden: Summertime in South Africa - Gardenista
I live 8,000 miles from where I grew up, one hemisphere north and one sideways, too. Home for me is still my mother's garden in Constantia, a suburb of Cap