Designing a Garden With Foliage
Get garden design tips for using leaf shape, color, size, plant habit and texture from HGTV Gardens.
driveby agave garden
I have the Long Beach Marathon to thank for finding this garden. No, I didn’t run the marathon, more like actively avoided it. The marathon barricades cut off much of my end of Long Beach on …
a new garden design...
Steve and I enjoy designing every aspect of our projects, including the gardens. I thought you might enjoy seeing this garden that we recently completed. Our clients' children love playing in the water jets. The jets also turn the pool into a beautiful fountain. We used Restoration Hardware teak chaises...
Photo: Crassula columnaris | Crassula & Sedum + Sedeveria album | Cok Grootscholten Succulent World ..
Cok Grootscholten Succulent World .. photos: Crassula columnaris
DIY Mossy Tillandsia Wreath
We will not be putting up a tree this year since the house is filled with plants for the book, but there's always room for a festive wreath, right? I've been wanting to make a Tillandsia wreath for some time now, but I decided to use some craft moss to give it a more natural 'rainforest' look than the others I've seen. Like most of my projects, this wreath was very easy to assemble and didn't take much time at all. You'll Need: 1 grapevine wreath 1 bag of decorative deer moss (lichen)…
Crassula capitella "Red Pagoda"
Specializing in rare and unusual annual and perennial plants, including cottage garden heirlooms and hard to find California native wildflowers.
25 Creative Garden Containers
Recycle flea-market finds, wooden boxes, garden accessories, kitchen bowls and more into fun container gardens.
Human Flower Project
The Human Flower Project, directed by author and sociologist Julie Ardery, is a weblog of international flower news and floral customs. The site promotes research and discussion of how flowers are used and understood in many cultures, with special emphasis on the florist industry, flower rituals, religious traditions, and the social and psychological dimensions of gardening. The Human Flower Project also includes a photo album featuring flowers in social contexts.