January and February are sleepy months in the garden, but they are also the perfect months to critically evaluate the elements in the landscape.
Outbuildings have always been a very important architectural element in the design of major gardens.
With the first step into Hillary McDonald’s garden, guests are transported to a private sanctuary.
The importance of creating focal points in the garden is to lead the eye and the visitor from one area in the garden to another.
Dirt is the canvas for a gardener’s artistic brushstrokes. Hues of green and brown layer across a gardener’s painting with pops of vivid color … yellow, pink, blue, purple, red. Nature’s flora showcases the pinnacle of artistic beauty.
Fall is definitely time for planting, and it’s also the perfect time for enjoying time in the garden. It is a delightful season to appreciate the intoxicating fragrance of Tea Olives blooming all over the Midlands.
Not many can say their garden is so beautiful and extraordinary that it is catalogued in the Smithsonian. Beth and John Wofford are two of the fortunate few.
Designing a simple Southern garden is as easy as baking a Southern pecan pie! All you need are the right ingredients, and your oasis will be thriving in a short period of time.
Sometimes a yard draws people in by the sheer size and beauty of it. A landscape peppered with flowers and hedges just begs visitors to come in and take seat.