The potted feature plant in a shaded alcove or even indoors is a common element of a modernist home. The list of suitable and attractive species is quite extensive, ranging from the dramatic spikes of Mother-in-Law’s Tongue ( 176 more words
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With the creation of our garden underway, we have come upon a bit of a stumbling block — What to do for outdoor furniture?
The old timber table and bench seats from our previous home were weathered and worn (but gladly found a new owner through roadside hard rubbish!) so we have spent the last few months with nothing. 801 more words
It’s taking time, but slowly our new garden is beginning to show signs that it can be a good complement to our 1960s home.
When we moved in the entry and driveway were overgrown with weedy plants and the gates were off their hinges. 472 more words
Save Harry Bertoia’s massive archive of Sonambient recordings.
With your help, The Harry Bertoia Foundation, Bertoia Studios and Important Records will be able to make the highest possible quality digital transfers of the 350+ reels of unheard sessions that Harry Bertoia left behind when he died in 1978. 54 more words
Mirror Bush, Cotoneaster, Sweet Pittosporum, English Ivy and Privet.
This would have been the dominant planting theme in a blog post describing our current 1960s Beaumaris garden. 455 more words