Gardens To Visit

Posted by Rochelle |

Are you hitting the road for the holidays? I am not - but I love a good epic holiday road trip. This time of year,...

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@doyoutravel in montserrat spain
Posted by Rochelle |

I spent a week in Barcelona this summer and now I have a new top five favorite European cities list.  It now goes like this -...

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Le Riad Jasmine pool marrakech morocco islamic pool garden
Posted by Rochelle |

I've got to scratch an itch - my travel itch.  Today Marrakech, Morocco is enticing today... tomorrow it might be Sweden - it doesn't matter...

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condessa coffee by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com art by andrew catanses titled: Revelation in the Garden
Posted by Rochelle |

Two days in Atlanta at the Garden Writers Association conference are in the rear view mirror.  But before I forget, I want to share three quick...

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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....

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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...

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Team Lab giant interactive flower dislplay. Contemporary art. Part of a discussion at www.pithandvigor.com about technology and gardens - interactive gardens.
Posted by Rochelle |

I'm headed to Orlando next week to speak at the Epcot International Garden Festival.  I'm excited, but still have to put final touches one of my...

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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...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

We've been in Belgium for two weeks now - filling our time slowly with the treasures of the region.  We are staying in Brugge, and...

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coneflowers by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

The staff at Uncanoonuc Mt. Perennials are so nice, they just smile sweetly even when they have no idea what you are yammering on about....

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Posted by rodney eason |

Shortly after we moved to Maine last fall, a blog post from Gardenista showcased the nursery called Snug Harbor Farm in Kennebunk. Once I saw...

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vertical succulent wall via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Trust me when I say that you should forget reading this post and just hop directly on over to Succulents and Sunshine.   Cassidy Tuttle stumbled across the most...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

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
Posted by rochelle greayer |

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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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...

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Robert Tatin Garden in France
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I'm off this afternoon on a SouthernCalifornia adventure, but before I head out I have a something I have been meaning to share with you...

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NYC High LIne Garden by Rodney Easo n at www.pithandvigor.com
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As the NCAA Championship is slated for Monday night (I will not be watching because a) we got rid of cable television and b) there...

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Posted by rodney eason |

This is the fifth week of a six part series on some of my favorite gardens based on their design combined with use of plants....

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Montrose - favorite gardens (rodney eason) on www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

Tucked away in the town of Hillsborough, North Carolina, is one of the most charming and endearing gardens that I have ever visited. This special...

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tennis court handrails at chanticleer garden via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

In case you missed the other posts (here and here), each week I am writing about one of my favorite gardens for their use of...

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woodland rill beatrix ferrand Garden maine www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

The second garden in this series is the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden. I first visited this garden in Seal Harbor, Maine on Mount Desert Island...

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