A Palm That Does Well In New England*

A Palm That Does Well In New England*

*sort of When I say sort of, I am alluding to the fact that this plant that looks like a…

A Marvelous New Hibiscus

A Marvelous New Hibiscus

Which plant is literally on fire in our garden right now? Hibiscus ‘Midnight Marvel.’ I admittedly ordered this plant on…

Garden Gallery: Arthur Casas’ Garden

Garden Gallery: Arthur Casas’ Garden

I have this tendency to glaze over when perusing the sites and work of famed modern architects.  The images (and architecture) are always so…

Favorite Garden #5 – Lotusland

Favorite Garden #5 – Lotusland

This is the fifth week of a six part series on some of my favorite gardens based on their design…

Red Hot Pokers

Red Hot Pokers

In case you have not noticed a trend, I am being drawn to red hot colors and tropical foliage as…

Growing Colocasia Mojito

Growing Colocasia Mojito

I was watching the weather all day Sunday as my wife and one of our daughters were heading down to…

Daily Garden: Kevin’s Tropical Paradise

Daily Garden: Kevin’s Tropical Paradise

Just looking over the last few posts I think the sun is finally seeping into my psyche.  I’m craving vibrant…

Before & After Garden: Artscapes Lush Planting

Before & After Garden: Artscapes Lush Planting

Oh, what I would give to be able to grow half the plants in this beautiful makeover. It was so…

Garden Gallery: Sprout’s Florida Garden

Garden Gallery: Sprout’s Florida Garden

Designed for grandparents who have regularly visiting grandchildren this garden seems the perfect balance between adult sophistication and room to…

Before & After Garden: Tropical Courtyard

I love this little garden makeover….the contrast of the black and white mixed with the varied pots is really charming,…

Rainbow Bright Garden Furniture

Rainbow Bright Garden Furniture

Do you think there is yet another little trend afoot? A trend for furniture that has a rainbow of color…

Daily Garden Made Wijaya (Michael White) Tropical Design

Daily Garden Made Wijaya (Michael White) Tropical Design

Made Wijaya is said to be the pioneer of the ‘Tropical Costwoldes’ and ‘Classic Courtyard’ styles.  He is one of…

Garden, Design, and Landscape Books List

Garden, Design, and Landscape Books List

I have lists, and during this time of year, while they are shoved in my pocket or purse, they seem…

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