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GFD: Gardening Feels Different in 2021
Happy New Year! What do you have planned for 2021? The list is mostly likely simplified, more meaningful, and more singularly substantial than, perhaps, the responses you might have placed on the list if the question was asked this time last year. Are you one of the many that has taken to the outdoors in ways you never had? Did you find the time to engage in pursuits you always wanted to pursue in greater depth? Did you listen to a podcast that completely intrigued you, and now, found a little extra time to explore? As I write this on...
Urban Garden Daydreams
The first seedling of an idea of Planterscape was born completely out of my desire to grab hold of and unearth an intimate garden space outside my narrow street-level garden apartment on the Upper East Side in Manhattan. The space was so valuable and so neglected by, surprisingly, art gallery landlords. The orchestra of muted city sounds made this a serene space in an urban city, to which could have been so much more. The space needed variegated plantings in containers with texture, depth and scale, and a statement focal piece. The space needed to be, and deserved to be, transformed to...