Patrick Blanc…The Michelangelo of Vertical Gardening….In His Own words

– Posted in: Garden Design, Sustainable Gardening

Thanks to botanist and designer extraordinaire, Patrick Blanc, vertical gardening has become one of the hottest trends in gardening. Patrick has transformed what Westerners used to think of as vines climbing up a wall into a mesmerizing and sensual tapestry of plants that titillates your senses. Watch this interview to see some of Patrick’s creations[...]

Why You Should Read The 50 Mile Bouquet: Q and A with Debra Prinzing

– Posted in: Garden Plants, Sustainable Gardening
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The 50 Mile Bouquet is one of those books that gardeners (and those who love flowers) should have on their bookshelves. Debra Prinzing has done a stupendous job of inspiring and educating us about the slow flower movement. David Perry’s photographs….as always….don’t disappoint. They capture the sumptuous beauty of the flowers and the emotions on[...]