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organic meadows

Highgrove Organic Gardens

The organic gardens at Highgrove are world renowned for their sustainability and biodiversity.   The gardens are located in one of my favorite places …

fall perennial pink anemone

How to Design with Perennials

Design your garden with perennials if you want a beautiful, easy-care and sustainable garden year after year.  Perennials thrive and spread even during …

Sustainable Gardening with Heather

Sustainable gardening with heather is a plant option that many people have not thought about.  Heaths and heathers are wonderfully hardy shrubby …

Buckingham Palace Organic Gardens

Buckingham Palace Organic Gardens

One of the most famous organic gardens in the world is Buckingham Palace Gardens, located right behind Buckingham Palace. Because its organic, …

Create a Microclimate

Do you know how to create a microclimate?  You probably already have, but don’t realize it.  Microclimates can occur almost naturally all …

Top 10 Ground Covers-No. 2

I was so delighted to discover this wonderful little Mat Daisy in a small, funky nursery in another state.  My yard is my own trial …