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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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The Portland Japanese Garden

September 11, 2018

The delightfully written Pacific Northwest Garden Tour takes you to sixty of the best gardens in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. With his insight and candor, Donald Olson offers this guided tour through the beautiful Portland Japanese Garden:

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Everything you need to know to tour the Bay’s Filoli garden estate

July 28, 2017

William Bowers Bourn had a credo: “To fight for a just cause; to love your fellow man; to live a good life.” Take the first two letters of “fight,” “love,” and “live” and what do you have? Filoli, the extraordinary garden estate Bourn built about thirty miles south of San Francisco. With its Gilded Age […]

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