Ramblings of a "New American" Gardener

Fernando Martos

A review of Dreamscapes: Inspiration and beauty in gardens near and far, by Claire Takacs

July 31, 2018

  All images © Claire Takacs/Hardie Grant   Claire Takacs’ Dreamscapes: Inspiration and Beauty in Gardens Near and Far is a welcome addition to the canon of photographic garden books. This book of notable gardens, some very well known, some less so, is far more than another pretty coffee table book. Takacs (pronounced “Ta-kahsh” with a […]

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Fernando Martos: Experimental planting design in Spain by Giacomo Guzzon

July 11, 2018

This guest post is the second in a series on planting design by Giacomo Guzzon, an Italian landscape architect working in central London for Gillespies, a large, international landscape design firm. Unlike most landscape architects, Giacomo has an extensive knowledge of plants not common in the profession. He believes landscape architects need to be much […]

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