An Architect Creates a Rustic, Mediterranean-Inspired Garden
California flora meets Mediterranean flair in Marc Appleton and Joanna Kerns’s beloved half-acre plot
Before & After: A Kitchen Garden in Sussex, England - Gardenista
A kitchen garden isn’t usually the first area to be tackled when a complete house and garden remodel gets underway but in the bucolic setting of West Susse
Trellis and raised garden box combo – DIY projects for everyone!
Having a small backyard shouldn't stop you from growing any kind of produce that you want! There are plenty of solutions for backyard gardening and a trellis and raised garden box combination is a great example. Cucumber, snap peas, green beans, tomatoes… ah, just think about that fresh organic food you can grow in a small area! Another huge advantage of this system is that it makes harvesting a breeze.
Here we are, finally. I think I’ve put off posting about this particular garden visit because this place is so important to me and I wanted to do it justice. I first visited the Phoenix Desert Botanical Garden in 2002 and fell in love. It’s not an exaggeration to say I left that day forever changed, at least in how I looked at plants. When I returned in 2006 on a visit with my husband it was just as magical, I loved getting to show him such an “important to me” place. Our visit last October…