Daily Garden: OsterGRO – An Urban Rooftop Farm in Denmark

Daily Garden: OsterGRO – An Urban Rooftop Farm in Denmark

The simple fact that such a bounty can come from a pile of dirt on top a building inspires me…

Garden Gallery: Simplicity

Garden Gallery: Simplicity

It is the typical lament of the garden worker that spring is just nuts.  As much as anyone else I…

Garden Gallery: Ryue Nishizawa’s Garden House

Garden Gallery: Ryue Nishizawa’s Garden House

How about this little slice of inspiration for monday morning.  Landscapers are always trying to get architects, homeowners and builders  to…

In the Garden With: Luke Dixon

In the Garden With: Luke Dixon

Luke Dixon is an apiarist, an apiculturist, a caretaker for bees – I call him a B-man.  His new book, Keeping Bees in Towns…

Garden Gallery: GraftWorks Twisted Roof

Garden Gallery: GraftWorks Twisted Roof

Have you ever considered giving your deck a twist – literally?  The idea of changing up the edge, putting some…

Chelsea Flower Show 2012 – Diarmuid Gavin’s Magical Pyramid

Chelsea Flower Show 2012 – Diarmuid Gavin’s Magical Pyramid

I have been pondering how to bring you the wealth of garden inspiration that I am finding here at Chelsea.   The…

Scrappy Roof Gardens ~ Before They Were Cool

Scrappy Roof Gardens ~ Before They Were Cool

I just discovered Penelope Green’s article titled On City Roof Tops, Scrappy Green Spaces in Bloom in the New York Times….

Daily Garden: Adrianna’s Long Beach Front & Roof Gardens

Daily Garden: Adrianna’s Long Beach Front & Roof Gardens

Have you taken down your holiday decorations?   Mine are long gone, but I can’t help but post this front…

Before & After: Nicholas’s Rooftop Garden in Lyon, France

Before & After: Nicholas’s Rooftop Garden in Lyon, France

Whose ready to get back into a regualr schedule? ME!!  While I am not going to shut-up any time soon…

Garden Gallery: Nuria Mora’s Rooftop Garden

Garden Gallery: Nuria Mora’s Rooftop Garden

Nuria Mora has a new installation on a rooftop by the East River in New York City.  It’s not jsut…

Garden Gallery: Sebastian Mariscal in Tijuana

Garden Gallery: Sebastian Mariscal in Tijuana

Happy Monday!!  I’ve got a a little blockade of draft posts to clear out today (Now that I am past…

Vertical Garden: Germain Bourré’s Etagères potagères

Vertical Garden: Germain Bourré’s Etagères potagères

Have your jumped on the vertical garden bandwagon?  No? Is it because it all seems a bit tricky? Maybe you…

No Park Emergency Gardens

No Park Emergency Gardens

Having only recently been introduced to Natalie Jeremijenko by way of a new facebook friend, I am excited to share…

Studio ‘g’ ‘s Boston Latin Green Roof School

Studio ‘g’ ‘s Boston Latin Green Roof School

I can’t help myself…I share no relation to Studio ‘g’ architects, except for a name; they are regular architects, this…

Before & After: Another Slow Garden Balcony

Before & After: Another Slow Garden Balcony

yes, its a clever trick, I know….before, all black and white…after, all pretty and colorful…but the devil is in the…

Daily Garden: Google’s Googleplex Garden and the Trend Towards Corporate Gardens

Daily Garden: Google’s Googleplex Garden and the Trend Towards Corporate Gardens

It is a popular trend in Corporate America to build and offer company gardens. They are places where employees can…

Daily Garden: A Gotham Gardener’s Roof Top

Let me introduce you to Amber Freda – AKA the Gotham Gardener. (I would love that nick name) .  Amber…

Before & After: A French Roof Terrace

I really enjoy Claire Delahaye‘s design work.  Her company, SlowGarden, in Marseilles France was responsible for that gorgeous red terrace…

Daily Garden: Cigar Inspired Israeli Design

This Garden in Caesarea, Israel surrounds the home of a father and his two sons.  The color purple took 86…

Daily Garden: La Terrasse Rouge

Daily Garden: La Terrasse Rouge

Clinging to the slopes of a typical neighborhood of Marseilles, this terrace of 25 square meters offers  was designed by…

Before & After: A Sake Maker’s Tokyo Rooftop

As part of Minus Six Degrees, Japan’s nationwide movement to reduce CO2 emissions,  Sake brewer Toshimaya made over their 1970’s…

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