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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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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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Gardenlust: Junto Farm in Hudson Valley, New York

September 25, 2018

The visual tension between this highly geometric “farmhouse” in upstate New York, which is open to the public on occasion for charity, and the plantings that flow around and beneath it is palpable and exciting.

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Gardenlust: Golden Rock Inn in Nevis, West Indies

September 25, 2018

When two world-famous artists decide to turn their creative energies to sculpting an entire landscape, only amazement can result. Helen and Brice Marden decided to buy the Golden Rock Inn, a veritable piece of paradise on the Caribbean island of Nevis, and looked at the work of the world’s most prominent garden designers to help […]

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Holiday gift picks, the Pacific Northwest edition

December 11, 2017

Books for both garden and outdoor enthusiasts are frequently regional. Since our office is located in Portland, Oregon, we may be a little partial to the PNW. . . so here are some titles that celebrate and share the mighty Pacific Northwest!

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Maximizing plant personalities

May 15, 2017

Which plant divas are people most smitten with? And how do you optimize their potential in your own garden?

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Gardening with the summer blues

April 18, 2017

Blue is consistently the color that intrigues humans most, perhaps unsurprisingly because true blue is one of the rarest shades in nature. That rarity gives blue its allure.

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