Monthly Archives: February 2015

Green Gardens

Green is a thing. Right now it’s a missing thing. It’s what I miss most during winter and what makes me smile first in the spring–those small green shoots pushing up through frigid earth. I’ve been thinking about making flowerless gardens. Gardens that … Read more

LABELS: Garden Design, Gardens, Landscape Design, landscape designer, Planting Design 10 Comments

My Award Winning Garden Design

Last fall, I entered a garden I designed in New Jersey in 2015 APLD International Landscape Design Awards in the Planting Design category. It was awarded the highest honor, a Gold Award. To be honest, I knew the value of the … Read more

LABELS: Garden Design Details, Gardens, Landscape Design, Planting Design 19 Comments

Design vs. A Sense of Place

I’m not an architecture critic.  I am someone who loves great architecture both contemporary and historic. In my work as a landscape designer part of my focus is to create landscapes and gardens that surround the attendant architecture in such … Read more

LABELS: American Architecture, Gardens, Travel 6 Comments