Container Gardens

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It's the classic story of making lemonade from lemons.   Natures wrath and frustration with garden making in the the Mendenhall Valley of Alaska lead to...

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I am pleased to introduce you to an interesting site called living wall art.  Gavin who maintains this site chronicles all sorts of vertical planting...

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I love this idea for a small garden.  Forget laying out beds and locking yourself into an 'on the ground' design.  Just brick it over...

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What a great idea for garden storage!  I can picture it in my (desperately in need of some TLC) garden shed.  My garden to do...

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colorful container garden with succulents
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While this is certainly not something I would put in my own garden or design for a client (unless they asked for it specifically) -...

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I have a tiny little round up interesting accessories for your garden.  It's all bird related - my favorite being the hanging chair that you...

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before and after garden makeover garden design
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I am off to New England Grows again today, but before I head out, I have a few really inspiring Before and After gardens for...

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Predicted by many as another big design trend for 2010 is what I am calling "weathered and treasured". Benjamin Moore defined this trend: "Treasured" is...

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A sample of gabion fillers from www.pithandvigor.com
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by cuckoofarmstudios I have been re-building a stone retaining wall (painfully by myself) in front of my own house and I have to say, it...

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Are you ready to be blown away?  I was reading the Urban Garden Deco Guide earlier today and followed a link and literally feel like...

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I have start with apologies, I have meant to write so much more often than I have been able to, since being here in So...

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Green buildings and eco-conscious design is increasingly taking center stage in the design world. I find that many green designs take a less is more...

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Norbert White is a potter and, with his partner, he has created a garden haven at their Chicago home that showcases some of his lovely...

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I am so captivated and inspired by the flickr photostream of TsuyaTsuya Nemury. The stream is filled with images are of Tokyo's potted gardens.  In...

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While my own verdict on the ubiquitous and questionably effective strawberry pot is still out, I have to say I would be willing to try...

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city square fall inatsll container garden worcester ma www.pithandvigor.com
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Last week my team and I planted up downtown Worcester.  We put in about 900 seasonal plants throughout the property all in one day (Whew). ...

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It is a huge trend in gardening. For generations, plants were placed in soil on the ground or in a pot. Period. But now, gardening...

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I am completely charmed by these industrial, construction-y, feeling BACSAC plant containers from France.  I think they make things seem so temporary and able to...

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Near London's Covent garden, tucked away in side streets is Neal's Yard....home to this charming garden. Using recycled industrial waste, 55-gallon drums that have been...

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Francophile tendencies are not beyond me.   I want a house in France (someday) and if I had three wishes, my first would be used to...

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Update: Design Sponge just posted another awesome DIY reuse post for the garden....Wine bottle Tiki torches...Grace and her team are really blowing me away today. ...

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