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An Outstanding Urban Circle Design and Plantings

– Posted in: Garden Design
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The crown jewel of Philadelphia is the Benjamin Franklin Parkway - flanked on one side by the Philadelphia Museum Art with a straight view of Philadelphia City Hall several blocks away. In the center of Philadelphia's magnificent mile is Logan Circle, an open-space park, one of the five original planned squares laid out on the city [...]

How My Thoughts On Gardening Have Changed

– Posted in: Garden Musings
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When I started my garden on a bare piece of ground twenty plus years ago, I never could have imagined that it would develop into what it is now: intensely planted multi-tiered layers of garden rooms housed on a steeply sloping one half acre property. This garden of mine has gone through several transformations, as [...]