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Practicing the Japanese art of shinrin-yoku

October 15, 2018

Forest bathing can deepen a reverence for nature, and we can all take away simple, empowering lessons that help us reconnect with nature on a daily basis. We hope that the scientific facts peppered throughout the pages of Among Trees offer you insight, the prompts help you expand your practice, and the pages to record […]

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Among Trees: A Guided Journal for Forest Bathing

October 15, 2018

Among Trees is for people looking to further enhance their experience with the Japanese art of shinrin-yoku. Fully illustrated with gorgeous photograph of the forest and its inhabitants, it allows avid—and beginning—forest bathers to record and reflect on their therapeutic trips into the woods.

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The ultimate Gardenlust bucket list

September 27, 2018

Featuring both private and public gardens, this journey makes its way from the Americas and Europe to Asia and Africa with stops in the Arabian Peninsula, and Australia and New Zealand.

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Planning your final fall crops

September 26, 2018

Whether it’s because you’ve been toiling over those little plants for weeks or because of the seasoning dripping from your sweaty brow, homegrown food just tastes better. If you have one iota of energy left, invest it in a late crop. You won’t be sorry.

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Keeping the garden humming in fall

September 26, 2018

Listen up, because autumn can just as many auditory delights as any season—if not more.

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Your favorite and forgotten fall color

September 26, 2018

In summer, brown is the disappointment. In autumn, brown is the reward. Suddenly, your garden is seen in sepia, translated into various shades of auburn highlighted by a cinnamon or cocoa accent dappling here and there.

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Gardenlust: Made Wijaya’s Gardens in Bali, Indonesia

September 25, 2018

Combining architecture, both religious and secular, with artistically designed arrangements of tropical plants, Made Wijaya’s work both expanded the possibilities of the island’s garden design traditions and exported them to the world.

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Gardenlust: The Miracle Garden in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

September 25, 2018

Forty-five million petunias and geraniums in the desert. A mirage, a madness, a Garden of Eden, or a paradise?

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Gardenlust: Jardins de la Rambla de Sants in Barcelona, Spain

September 25, 2018

A crowded part of the city now has a place to see itself from a new vantage point, flowers to smell, and somewhere safe to walk. A garden.

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Gardenlust: Parque Explorador Quilapilún in Colina, Chile

September 25, 2018

The newest botanical garden in Chile, Parque Explorador Quilapilún, is part of a 939-acre (380-hectare) conservation project, and was designed by Harvard-educated landscape architect Consuelo Bravo. Its three highlights are plant collections, hardscape design, and environmental remediation.

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