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Garden Gallery: Eckersley’s Modern Deck Garden

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When I look out my windows I see the rolling, slightly wild, nature of a typical country garden….whose chaos can quite often make me yearn for the streamlined, organized, pristine, nature of gardens like this.  Don’t misunderstand, these take just as much work and creativity to bring to life.  Using fewer plants, sleek materials and minimalist design is not easy, but is sure is pretty when done right.

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The sleek serenity of this garden

r-greayer_55a-short-253x253Rochelle Greayer is a writer, landscape designer, farmers market manageress, former physicist rocket scientist & founder and editor of PITH +VIGOR. Author of Cultivating Garden Style : Inspired Ideas and Practical Advice to Unleash Your Garden Personality (her first solo book) she also writes for Apartment Therapy and hosts garden related and floral workshops in her barn in Harvard, MA.  Want to know more?
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