You know, most people think of something else when we talk about container gardening. Made from living plants this creation by John Millman is an extraordinary work of craftsmanship and design. I think every garden needs one! (especially mine)
moss from the side of a building
a bonsai tree
dwarf mondo grass
Combine creatively with black fine sand, rocks, little bamboo sticks, tiny pots, and a (hypertufa?) house.
It is the little known tree that captures our attention every fall. The Nyssa sylvatica, (also known as the black tupelo, black gum, or pepperidge), is largely unknown because it’s leaves do not have a dramatically obvious shape and it is native to lowland areas that are not often hiked. It’s autumn colors however, are…
I Love, Love, Love this “Gypsy Garden”. The thrifty flair, bold colors and clever re-purposing are inspirational in these make do with less times. Designed by Jane Schouten of All the Luck in the World — found here.
Is this a great design trend emerging? I love that I am seeing more and more projects where designers are throwing out the old notion of a simple path from the driveway or sidewalk to the front door and instead re-imagining the front garden into something completely new, more functional and complimentary to the architecture….