Garden Therapy

GARDEN THERAPY: Big Picture versus Detail – Macro meets Micro – July 2018

GARDEN THERAPY: Big Picture versus Detail - Macro meets Micro - July 2018

Mel starts his garden designs with big picture elements like mass plantings, shrubs and paths. Check out the before and after photos.

GARDEN THERAPY: More Shady Characters – Perennials and Groundcovers — June 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  More Shady Characters – Perennials and Groundcovers — June 2018

Mel discusses perennials for the woodland by color, and then gets into “some unabashed foliage and texture.”

GARDEN THERAPY: More Shady Characters: Ferns — May 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  More Shady Characters: Ferns — May 2018

A very interesting article by Mel regarding all types of ferns.

GARDEN THERAPY: Shady Characters – Trees & Shrubs— April 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  Shady Characters - Trees & Shrubs— April 2018

Mel talks about a woodland garden and how to achieve it.

GARDEN THERAPY: Made in the Shade – Getting Started – February 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  Made in the Shade – Getting Started  - February 2018

“…a woodland garden has a sense of peace, sofntess and tranquility that is hard to achieve in a sun-drenched, splashier offering.” Learn the main reasons to have a shade garden and how to get started with one.