Garden Voyeur Inside New York City Private Gardens - Urban Gardens
Vines climbing the trellis-clad brick wall of Greenwich Village backyard. I got seduced four times in one day last week. The first time was in a Chinese Garden on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Then I was swept away by the views on a romantic terrace overlooking Central Park. A third time on an elegant deck […]
A garden for outside use all year with an exterior gas fireplace, all weather (artificial) turf and a quartzite and mirror polished steel water feature with integral planter for Arum or Calla lilies. The planting was laid out around the existing plants (Bamboo, Buxus balls and palm trees) and was intended to soften these; Acer palmatum, Agapathus and a gnarly old Olea were added to the scheme along with Verbena rigida to add a splash of colour for much ofRead more
14 Tough But Pretty Perennials That Will Breeze Through Harsh Winters
Some plants are tougher than others when it comes to freezing temperatures. Here are some of the most reliable, cold-hardy perennials that we depend on in our gardens to take a polar vortex or two in stride and come back strong in the spring. Plus, check out our top winter plant survival tips to help you have a thriving garden when the weather warms up again.
Hardy Tropical Plants You Can Grow! • The Garden Glove
We found these hardy tropical plants you can grow, just about anywhere! Some of them are pretty hardy in all but the coldest climates (hey, there are places even roses won't grow!) and some of them need some winter protection.