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Learn the Art of Planting Design using the Plants You Love this July

Learn the Art of Planting Design using the Plants You Love this July

Posted on Jun 25, 2020 | 0 comments

“The Art of Planting Design, Designing with the Plants You Love” will be explored on three virtual Wednesdays, July 15, 22, 29 (10am-2pm) with a site visit on Thursday, July 16. In this four-session tutorial course Maria von Brincken, landscape designer, will teach you the art of lay-out, plant combinations using color, and creating waves of bloom.

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First Spring Flowers in my Garden

First Spring Flowers in my Garden

Posted on Mar 24, 2020 | 0 comments

Yesterday, I took my own prescription and did some ‘Garden Bathing’ *.  It’s an amazing way to reduce the  stress of the corona-virus home stays.  Inject a little wonder in our lives. Just before the spring snowstorm I meandered to my back garden. Two flower treats were ready for discovery. Just emerging are a burgundy colored Hellebore...

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Charming Patio Makeover Seats 10!

Charming Patio Makeover Seats 10!

Posted on Nov 13, 2019 | 0 comments

Back yard makeover transforms this back patio from ugly to Charming, Beautiful, and Functional. Before: Nasty steep slope with miscellaneous plants to old ugly back patio. After:  the newly installed landscape design transforms the back patio area. The back patio makeover includes wide easy to use granite steps and landings that lead to the new enlarged...

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Late Fall Farm House Borders & Meadow

Late Fall Farm House Borders & Meadow

Posted on Nov 1, 2019 | 0 comments

It’s late October. Ornamental native grasses mixed with seedpods, late flowering white Boltonia, and varied foliage colors rule the meadow. In the house borders, Sedum “Autumn Joy” provides color combined with the lingering silver grey foliage of Russian Sage, Achillea, and the silvery fronds of the dwarf Fountain Grass.  “October ...

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Modern Farmhouse Gardens

Modern Farmhouse Gardens

Posted on Apr 24, 2019 | 0 comments

The style, Modern Farmhouse, could be described as a mix of old and new. Textures, comfort, natural materials from antique to industrial, yet spare on accessories describes both the interior design and  landscape design style. Wooden arbors, regional stone used for fieldstone steps and walls, and contemporary planters create the elements. Plant color...

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