Category Archives: Garden design

VR Retail launches a 3D garden design application

DUBLIN – VR Retail has announced the official launch of VR Gardens. The app, founded by Bloom In The Park award-winning garden designer Gary Hanaphy, is currently available on all platforms. Speaking at the official launch of VR Gardens, CEO Gary Hanaphy said, “After two years of hard work, I am delighted to present a […]

Garden Design Ideas: A Sleek, Low Maintenance Brooklyn Garden

Low-maintenance and user-friendly, this 20-foot-wide backyard garden, built and planted by Brook Landscape of Crown Heights, proves that garden design doesn’t need to be complex to be successful. “You don’t need a ton of ingredients to make a great meal,” says Brook Klausing, who founded the design / build company in 2007 with Brian Green, […]

Innovations in sustainable garden design | Architectural summary

A certain amount of lawn may be aesthetically unavoidable in some projects; Williams used it in the Palm Beach Minimal Project to break sightlines, for example. “But the days of grassy lawns in California are pretty much over,” Lewis says. Selecting the right greenery alone does not make a garden sustainable. Landscaping is also important, […]

Everything you need to know about garden design

Calling all garden enthusiasts: The Decorators Club 2016-17 Speaker Series is a conference you can’t miss. Now in its 15th year, the series brings together experts to discuss design-related topics, and this year’s event will focus on the design and history of gardens. Speakers include AD100 designer Bunny Williams, architect Gil Schafer and landscape designer […]

Vegetable garden design for the four seasons – Mother Earth News

1/2 Under deep mulch in the design of the winter vegetable garden, the turnips will still be sweet in February and March. SHERRIE LEE 2/2 Broccoli can be interspersed with spinach in the design of the spring vegetable garden. ILLUSTRATION: SHERRIE LEE ❯ This is how my wife Sherrie and I harvest fresh vegetables all […]

Sunset Updates Her Garden Design Tips in “Book of Western Garden Landscaping”

There are some gardening tips that can be followed no matter where you live. But much of gardening and landscaping revolves around the specifics of the location – weather, terrain, soil type, and design preferences. This is where the redesigned and updated “Sunset Western Garden Book of Landscaping”, edited by Kathleen Norris Brenzel of Sunset […]