Exhibitions & Events

The Petrified Carpet collection by Studio ossidiana - concrete garden art.
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Sight Unseen has a great writeup about Dutch Design Week (October 21-29, 2016). There were many interesting items, but a couple caught my eye.  Created by Studio Ossidiana, these concrete pieces...

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lidians Lylre by Linda Hoffman landscape art www.pithandvigor.com
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The hotels around here are all sold out, the apple orchard across the street has called an 'all-hands', every door is flanked by a big...

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The Chelsea Flower Show in London represents the pinnacle of garden design and is, without question, an annual opportunity to check in with many of...

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Chelsea Flower Show 2015 by Gillian Carson for www.pithandvigor.com
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by Gillian Carson Editor Note:  Gillian Carson of My Tiny Plot took in Chelsea as a spectator on press day as well as on public days....

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by Carrie Preston You think beforehand that when you build a stand at Chelsea you will have lots of opportunity to view and photograph the...

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Rochelle Greayer on the Garden Lady wrko 680am boston
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With trepidation, I'm stepping into the chair of C.L. Fornari as I fill in for her this weekend as The Garden Lady.  If you don't...

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Street Wisdom Boston - www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

I've been really frustrated with myself for the past few days.  I had a revelation; an idea I was really excited to write about - it...

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Posted by Rochelle |

I am headed to the airport shortly to hop a plane to Seattle. I haven't been to Seattle since a couple of weeks before I...

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This little video just knocked my socks off. It is beautifully illustrated and oh so clear....it is based on this poem: TANT DE FORÊTS… Tant...

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Whoa - it's February already!.  That really snuck up on me! January went by was faster than a collection of short and cold days have...

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We left our down coats in Colorado and flew to warm California last night and these beautiful cut flowers greeted us in our hotel. (This...

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Are you traveling this month?  I hope so - we all need a break every once in a while. I'm giving August a theme this...

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  So here is the deal...I am finally, (FINALLY!) (after years of telling myself I should) attending a conference for bloggers.  Oh -- and as...

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I have a couple invitations for you today --The first is for Boston locals and the other is for garden bloggers. I'm going to be...

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Are your phlox blooming yet?  In new England we are not quite there yet....but in Japan, well that is a different story. This is Higashimokoto...

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urban physic garden via www.pithandvigor.com
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Do you know what a physic garden is?  I have to admit that until I attended design school at the Chelsea Physic Garden, I had...

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The Chelsea Flower Show is wrapping up today and for the first time in a long time ever I am not terribly excited to write...

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If you are anything like me, your compost heap is a work in progress.  It is an effort in pure do-gooder hopefulness.  Mine has been...

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The medals have been posted for the 2013 Chelsea Flower Show.  There are lots of great gardens to share, but I am going to start...

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It's Chelsea time! I'm so excited to be pulling together a week full of coverage.  I'm not able to be there in England this year,...

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I've got a little theme going today.  It's about Cicada's and all things related.... I read an interesting article on the NPR website over the weekend about how the...

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