Monday, December 16, 2013

Garden Designers Roundtable - Boundaries

Boundaries - are they out-of-bounds when we talk of nature and gardens, or are they fair game? My post on this topic is found on my new blog, where you can also comment - here!
Corrales NM residence landscape, my design over a decade ago
So, what's behind that boundary? 

Formed by an adobe wall, coyote fence, and desert plants, I have to admit it's a compromise I probably would not do today. Though it isn't an Iowa-style lawn, or that new invention - a carbon-sequestering, yet water-guzzling, aspen or hybrid elm grove...

Monday, November 25, 2013

Garden Designers Roundtable - Journey

Journey! My post on this topic is found on my new blog, where you can also comment - here!
400+ miles from my old home in May was so different! - climate and gardens. And I got to use my windshield wipers!
685 miles from my old home, four fit Austin hipsters are walking in what more rain and a land ethic nourish