**This article first appeared in Gardening Gone Wild, November 2010.
With the publication of Piet’s latest book in collaboration with Noel Kingsbury, Planting: A New Perspective, I thought it worth re-visiting a 3 Part Interview about Piet that I wrote in 2009. Fran Sorin
When I first saw Piet Oudolf’s work several years ago, it startled and provoked me. Since that time, I’ve bought every book that he has written, and I return to them time and time again for inspiration and his unique understanding of plants. So, when planning a trip to Holland last spring, I was hopeful that I’d be able to visit Piet and his gardens and interview him. [click to continue…]
Written by Noel Kingsbury
This is how we are used to seeing it – the ‘curtain’ hedge at the back, as featured in books and countless magazine articles.
And here it is going into a shredder: