GARDEN KNOW HOW

Garden Personalities

garden personalities with Sensible Gardening

Oh yes, there is such a thing as garden personalities, matching those of the gardeners who created them. The garden’s personality is reflected in it’s layout, use of materials and choice of plantings. What style is your garden? Here are a few main garden styles with hints on how to create them. Can you distinguish which personality your garden has?…

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Book Review / Kyoto Gardens

Kyoto gardens with Sensible Gardening

Gardening is so much more than just a pleasant weekend activity. Historically, the roots of landscaping were attached to the nobles of a land. Gardens were used to express the noble’s personal wealth and style to the masses. Estates were displays meant to mirror the beauty and tranquility of nature. A good book called Kyoto Gardens explains this all and…

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