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READER PHOTOS! A grotto garden in Pennsylvania

READER PHOTOS! A grotto garden in Pennsylvania

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I think Jay sifford's successful last post has inspired a few more designers to send in photos of gardens they've designed for clients--I'm so glad! Especially when the gardens look like todays...

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READER PHOTOS! Anas garden in Portugal, revisited

READER PHOTOS! Ana's garden in Portugal, revisited

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Today's photos are from Ana Abrantes in Portugal. We featured Ana's stunning arbor of wisteria back in March (refresh your memory HERE). Today she's showing us a bit more of her garden. Ana says...

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READER PHOTOS! Jans garden in Ohio, revisited

READER PHOTOS! Jan's garden in Ohio, revisited

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We featured Jan Meissner's Avon, Ohio, garden last spring (here, here, & here). She's back again this year with this selection of photos that are having her longing for spring (we know how she...

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READER PHOTOS! Bonnies garden in Georgia

READER PHOTOS! Bonnie's garden in Georgia

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Today's photos are from Bonnie Helander in Peachtree City, Georgia. She says, "These are pictures of my garden from spring of 2011. I used to garden in Zone 7b but I understand that with the new USDA...

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READER PHOTOS! Ginas garden in Idaho

READER PHOTOS! Gina's garden in Idaho

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Today's photos are from Michael Toolson and Gina Wells in Boise, Idaho. Michael says, "In the spring of 2006, I was looking for a project that would afford me a degree of freedom to express myself as a landscaper, and...

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READER PHOTOS! Jans garden in Wisconsin

READER PHOTOS! Jan's garden in Wisconsin

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Another Wisconsin garden! Today's photos are from Jan Murin. She says, "I garden near Lake Michigan in southeastern Wisconsin. It is a corner lot with the neighbor's shrubs on the north border and a...

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READER PHOTOS! Phillips garden in Alabama

READER PHOTOS! Phillip's garden in Alabama

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Today's photos are from Phillip Oliver in Florence, Alabama. Phillip says, "We moved into our house in 1992 and the property was pretty much a blank slate. There were some old fruit trees and a few...

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READER PHOTOS! Denises garden in upstate New York

READER PHOTOS! Denise's garden in upstate New York

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Today's photos are from Denise Dyko. She says, "This garden is located in the midHudson Valley of New York.  It is less than ¼ of an acre in Zone 5a (new zone map), although I do have...

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READER PHOTOS! More from Teries garden in New York

READER PHOTOS! More from Terie's garden in New York

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Back to business! Today's photos are from Terie Rawn in Newfield, New York. We featured Terie's charming garden cottage back on January 24th. (Click here to revisit it). I'd hoped that Terie would...

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Eves garden in Tennessee

Eve's garden in Tennessee

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Today's photos are from Eve J. in Tennessee. Eve says, "I live in Norris, Tennessee, a very small historic town which was built as the first actual planned community in the 1930s to house workers who...

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READER PHOTOS! Lolas garden in New York

READER PHOTOS! Lola's garden in New York

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Today's photos are from Lola Stanton in Highland Lake, New York. She says, I had wanted a water feature for years and years, something my husband did not see any use for! The yard slopes down and our basement always got flooded, so last year my husband built the wall himself and added a drainage system....

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READER PHOTOS! Bruces garden in Louisiana

READER PHOTOS! Bruce's garden in Louisiana

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Boy, we sure have been all over the continent in the past few weeks! New York, Massachusetts, Montana, California, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Oregon, New Jersey... Let's travel south today...

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READER PHOTOS! Bonnies garden in Pennsylvania

READER PHOTOS! Bonnie's garden in Pennsylvania

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Today's photos are from Bonnie Pancoast. She says: In September of 2004 I lost my home and gardens to then Tropical Storm Ivan. (By the time it reached the Lehigh Valley in eastern Pennsylvania it...

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READER PHOTOS! Johns parents garden in Minnesota

READER PHOTOS! John's parents' garden in Minnesota

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Today's photos are from John Benjamin Kamp in Minneapolis. He says, "So, this landscape I designed for my parents, who were looking to turn a very haphazard perennial garden into something with a bit...

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READER PHOTOS! Noras garden in Australia

READER PHOTOS! Nora's garden in Australia

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Today's photos are from Nora Fernandes in Melbourne, Australia. She says, "I had to remove my lawn due to water restrictions last year in Melbourne. I tried to create a place to inspire peacefulness...

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A busy bench demands a busy plant

A busy bench demands a busy plant

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Another couple of shots from the Enid A. Haupt garden--this garden is a TREASURE! These benches certainly don't fade into the background, even though their color usually would. Instead, theyre...

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Living in the front yard

Living in the front yard

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Here is an example of something I wish I saw more often in my gardening travels--places to sit in the front yard! Lauren McVey Rush, another gardener I visited when in Chicago a couple of weeks ago...

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White cushions--impractical but gorgeous

White cushions--impractical but gorgeous

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Here are a few more scenes from Linda Allard's gorgeous garden in Washington, Connecticut. Every piece of furniture on the terrace and by the pool sports snowy white cushions. I have to say that I...

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Perfection is boring

Perfection is boring

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I love wandering a formal garden and finding a coiled garden hose in the midst of the order, in plain sight. It brings everything down to earth and reinforces the fact that a garden is a labor of...

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Yet another cool chair

Yet another cool chair

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One last scene from Innisfree and I'm DONE, I promise! Gray wouldn't normally be my first choice as a hardscape color in a garden, but these gray chairs fit this calm scene perfectly. The color...

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