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For years the too small parking area next to the house has been problematic. Regardless of age our friends, you know who you are, crushed my flowering plants along the edge and had to make ten point turns in order … Continue reading
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I have had more repining on Pinterest of my blue stone terrace than any other photo I have posted. I know how much people like ‘before and after shots’- I like them too – so I thought I would show … Continue reading
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Near the house and out buildings I tend to make enclosed spaces I refer to as ‘rooms’ . The outside rooms are, I hope, a gentle transition from the rooms inside the house, to places that are outside but still … Continue reading
Tagged before and after shots of making a pond, boneset, editing native plants around a pond, encouraging native plants, flag iris, Garden walks, making walks in the garden, My Catskill Garden, Native plants near pond, natural looking ponds, plantings with a theme, pond walk, Totem Farm Gardens, using native plants near a pond
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I have been laying out garden rooms and seasonal areas in my garden for twelve years now, but it has always been something developed organically rather than being randomly imposed. For example, when we removed a modern garage that was … Continue reading
Tagged Astilibioides tabularis, Big Leaf Room, designing rooms in a garden, Garden rooms, kirengeshoma palmata, Large leaf plants, My Catskill Garden, Petasites Japonicus- butterbur, Petasites variegata, rheum palmatum tanguticum, Rodgersia aesculifolia, Totem Farm Gardens
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My house is built into a slope and I have very few flat areas in the garden. I recently designed, and at this very moment I am having built, a patio at the back of our house just off the … Continue reading