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Serenity in the Garden · 6d ago

Ode to Spring - by e.e. cummings

 O sweet spontaneousby: e.e. cummings (1894-1962) O sweet spontaneousearth how often havet...
Serenity in the Garden · 2W ago

Cherry Blossom Time - The Tradition of Hanami

I took this photo at NY Botanical Garden - wow The Tradition of HanamiWhen I lived in Kyot...
Serenity in the Garden · 1M ago

The Lure of the Sheltered Corner in the Landscape

  From the garden book, Heaven is a GardenWe all love to sit in a protected corner looking...
Serenity in the Garden · 1M ago

Fothergilla - A Great Woodland Plant for Spring and Fall

I adore Fothergilla gardenii Mt Airy. (wonderful photo of fothergilla leaf from Quercus De...
Serenity in the Garden · 1M ago

Ivory Silk Tree Lilac - A Great Small Tree

Ivory Silk Tree Lilac in landscape - Johnsen Landscapes & Pools photo- Jan JohnsenYears ag...
Serenity in the Garden · 2M ago

A Great Deer Resistant Blue Perennial - Blue Ice

Amsonia Blue Ice  by Monrovia NurseriesThe Blue Star perennial family -  Amsonia tabernaemontana -has a hybrid cousin, Amsonia 'Blue Ice' that is an amazingly vigorous, low growing plant with deep blue flowers.  
Serenity in the Garden · 10M ago

Gardening Know How - Stonescaping in the Garden

This interview was published on July 18, 2017 on the great blog Gardening Know How. You can see it and much more - click here. 
Serenity in the Garden · 2M ago

Time to Renew Your Garden Tools

Winter is the time to get your garden tools in shape... hand tools such as shovels, picks,...
Serenity in the Garden · 2M ago

Learning from other Landscape Designers

"The world is moving into a phase when landscape design may well be recognized as the most comprehensive of the arts."  Geoffrey Jellicoe, 'The Landscape of Man: Shaping the Environment from Prehistory to the Present Day' Creative ideas don't just co...
Serenity in the Garden · 2M ago

Buttercup winterhazel (Corylopsis pauciflora)

What blooms earlier than forsythia, has a delicate fragrance and is an easy-to-care for  c...