Ramblings of a "New American" Gardener

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Resilient planting design for public urban spaces by Giacomo Guzzon

January 21, 2018

Resilient and sustainable planting design has become a subject of major interest in the world of landscape architecture, particularly for urban parks and public horticulture. Significantly, Marc Treib has organized a major symposium on the importance of planting design in landscape architecture at the University of California at Berkeley for February 2018 (The Aesthetics of […]

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Brooklyn, a viewing garden

May 8, 2013
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This garden is more for viewing than sitting in. After a year with it, I’ve realized I see it much more from inside than outside. It’s like looking into a lighted aquarium. It’s the fourth wall of the living room, where we spend most of our “city” time, and it’s a constant source of entertainment […]

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