Posted by Rochelle |

Nestled in Lincoln, MA, one of Boston's quietest most rural-feeling (though not actually rural) suburbs, the Decordova museum and sculpture park brings contemporary outdoor art to New England....

Olivia Mew art for hudson valley seed library packet via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

Being a garden blogger has its perks...free plants and seeds.  Every year, the packets come in, some I purchased and some from suppliers who want...

JARDiN DE SERICOURT BY Olivier Bacquet via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

I spent most of yesterday sorting out a computer upgrade, a messed up router and hanging with my little people (who had a holiday from...

Camellias in full bloom at Middleton Place gardens. March 2015. by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

Last week, the old south - specifically Charleston, South Carolina welcomed me for a few days while I got to know some new people.  I'll get...

Mushroom garden plan
Posted by Rochelle |

After ten years of staring down a large pile of hardwood logs left for me after the installation of a new home septic system, I’ve...

Posted by Rochelle |

Gardens are inextricably linked to the people who tend them. It is a deep relationship, where one depends on the other. In every issue, we will take a tour...

Posted by Rochelle |

DATE: September 13, 2014 TIME: 53 Minutes DISTANCE: 43 Miles TERRAIN: New England Coastal Farmland (Dartmouth, MA) Soft early fall light draws me outside; the...

Posted by rochelle greayer |

Should we take a little blogland trip to France?  Lets. Have a wander through the Alchemist's Garden which is in Provence and is featured on...

Posted by rodney eason |

I have spent quite a bit of time this winter thinking about garden design on the micro and macro level. There are several gardens at...

Cast Concrete container garden inspired by the new england landscape by roanne robbins via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by roanne robbins |

A quote I think about when creating a container planting. "You just can't plant exotics in the countryside. They just jar. But in town, where...

Posted by rochelle greayer |

Garland Farm in on Mt Desert Island near Bar Harbor, Maine, where Beatrix Farrand, a renowned landscape designer, lived and designed her last gardens. Maine...

Posted by rochelle greayer |

I am flat out with getting Issue #2 of Leaf Magazine out the door.  We are hoping to have it all done and ready for...

Cava wine bar in portsmouth new hampshire gets a green wall makeover
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Care to join me for a glass of wine? Isn't this just the perfect looking place to hang out all summer? Cava is just up...

Posted by rochelle greayer |

Irene's small holding in the south of France is fueling my inspiration to make my own six acres in Massachusetts the beautiful productive garden and...

Posted by rochelle greayer |

  Wow,  what a weekend -- I spent the last 3 days in the beautiful white mountains of New Hampshire.  The leaves were so pretty...

trelliage garden by accents of france via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Wow, what a difference some nice trellis can make!  Trelliage by Accents of France.

Posted by rochelle greayer |

Resources for landscape and garden designers in Boston are abundant and interesting,  you just have to know where to look.  It's my own backyard so...