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Grow a Kitchen Garden in 16 Square Feet
"4-by-4 space? You can make meals more interesting with your own vegetables and herbs... kitchen garden. It won’t feed your family for the summer, but it can make your meals... outgrow the space and should be productive over a season — so you are not eagerly waiting... great in a small space. i've had success with Sweet 100s. There are so many other things... there for gardeners! Gardening Arugula (rocket) also the easiest veg. in the world for..."
Decorate With Intention: 10 Ways to Maximize a Small Space
Pint size can be just as pleasing to the eye when you work in the right colors and design elements — and, of course, a mirror or two
"colors and design elements — and, of course, a mirror or two... living in small spaces. When all the design elements are working in harmony, it is like... good use. Small means different things to different people, but whether you live in a... Especially for small spaces, choosing the right art to make the room appear bigger is actually... most of small spaces. I love every one of them, the scale is perfect in each. Thank..."
11 Inspiring Vertical Gardens
"albeit small vertical garden using wooden pallets. It was a huge success. Thanks for... Botanical Gardens in Naples FL has an idea garden that would be a great place for you... vertical garden was at a new Whole Foods that opened in my city. One entire side of... Blanc or designers influenced by him -- but in recent years the most impressive of them... vertical gardens are stunning. Does anyone know where to find the mesh used in the..."
17 Space-Saving Solutions for Small Kitchens
"smart design details do wonders for tiny kitchens... existence when space is at a premium. But maximize every inch of precious space, and you and... dwellers and small-home owners, the heart of the home can become the bane of your existence... smaller space. @akristine: That does sound small! Way to work the space though. @keoleri:... fits in a small closet: overhead cabinet, two burners on the granite counter, small sink..."
Small Decks Hold Loads of Potential
Small slices of deck leave more room for a garden, a hot tub or a view. See how these small and even tiny decks make the most of their size
"Small slices of deck leave more room for a garden, a hot tub or a view. See how these... these small and even tiny decks make the most of their size... squeeze in a small one. If you're working with a limited outdoor space or would prefer to... in your design. See if any of these can change your perception of how much space you'll... for your garden, a pond or other outdoor features, don't give up on including a deck..."
Great Design Plant: Coast Live Oak
"of your garden, overseeing birds, moths and squirrels as well as what grows beneath... have the space, you can plant your own nursery-grown live oak. It will grow faster than... enthusiastic gardener) in a neighborhood with tract homes, we have tried to keep our remodeling... myriad small CA oaks that spring up everywhere in the shrubbery. Easy to handle in... in a garden bed, dreadful to dig out among large shrubs. They are ubiquitous, and..."
12 Studio Homes Offer Grand Small-Space Inspiration
These compact apartments and minihouses don't skimp on function or comfort. See how great design has made them enormously livable
"great design has made them enormously livable... innovative designs. See what we mean in these 12 innovative studios — some of the most... filling the space with stuff. It was never a matter of having to live in a small space... use of small spaces. Great article appreciate ideas to make the most of small spaces... in such small spaces. I go into a lot of mansions for work, but these are so much more... neatly in a small space, as many of the photos in this article demonstrate. I especially..."
14 Settees and Lounges That Work Magic in Small Spaces
More than just furniture, these upholstered seats are objects of decoration and design dilemma solvers
"a dead space. They can be modern but often have a traditional shape — delicate tooled... They are small in comparison to sofas , but versatile and can add a lot of character... to the space as well as function... Great idea for a desk chair! I prefer the more... love this small dove-gray settee. Most of the settees you see are old frames with new... narrow space in front of them is the perfect place for this elegant white and gold..."
15 Ideas for a Children’s Discovery Garden
Pique curiosity and encourage creativity by adding play features that appeal to kids’ imagination and senses
"crannies designed to pique curiosity and support imagination. Here are 15 ideas to get... lawn and garden soil. Here is a fun idea from the NY Botanical Gardens http://www.houzz... /Gone-Gardening--New-York-Botanical-Garden-- I grew up between a beach and a swamp... interactive space and encourages that connection to the outdoors and imagination. Wow... friendly space 11 & 12: Sandbox now, neighborhood catbox soon after. (Get a good cover..."
Great Design Plant: Arbutus 'Marina'
Twisted trunks and snazzy fruit bring wild, all-year beauty to the garden — just keep this small tree away from the lawn
"to the garden — just keep this small tree away from the lawn... thought of garden-style watering or at the sight of a patio, 'Marina' fits nicely into... lots are small relative to the rest of the country. More plants & trees are killed... Even small branches display the peeling bark and glossy reddish new bark. Eye-catching... section of a garden. Make it a focal point rising up from a planting of mixed California..."
Great Design Plant: Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine
"erant small evergreen for its sculptural beauty and slow-growing nature... wonderful small evergreen for contemporary landscapes. Small in stature, with a sculptural... have a small, curved spike or bristle on the tips of the scales. Here, a small bristlecone... in any small landscape, rock garden, raised bed or container. Combine it with other... resemble small opaque beads. This characteristic is specific and unique to this species..."
Great Design Plant: Milkweed
Quit cringing. This not-weed plant is a sight to behold in the garden, has a delicious vanilla scent and is a magnet for butterflies
"in the garden, has a delicious vanilla scent and is a magnet for butterflies... in your garden is milkweed. I know that when most people hear the name, they cringe... from a design perspective, but it's also a hub for wildlife. A win-win!... can as I design client garden beds. We have swamp milkweed that we've planted by a lake... in the garden center at Lowes. Monarchs love it and it fits nicely in between other..."
Garden Design Essentials: Proportion and Scale
Tiny features in an expansive landscape miss the mark. Here's how to make sure your garden elements relate properly
"sure your garden elements relate properly... More garden design elements: Line | Rhythm | Shape and Mass | Space |Texture | Color... savvy designer pointed out to me years ago, when the sky is your ceiling you don't... According to Design Through Discovery, my reliable, dog-eared college reference book, proportion... terms "small scale" and "large scale" come in, since they refer to the out-of-the-ordinary... see a space where everything is in proportion and the scale is appropriate, it's..."
Great Design Plant: Coreopsis 'Redshift'
Breaking with its pure-yellow past, Redshift will change up a bland garden with its hot new color combo
"bland garden with its hot new color combo... 'Moonbeam'. A garden later, one that has seen drastic changes as I defined my gardening style... country garden over two decades ago was a coreopsis — Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'... time for gardeners enamored with this all-American genus. As I write this, I have two... to my garden this morning — Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye' and Coreopsis 'Creme Caramel'... Carolina, garden before their performance is reported. Daisy-like flowers, typically..."
Great Design Plant: Kintzley's Ghost Honeysuckle
Looking for a versatile plant with beautiful color and texture? This unusual honeysuckle may be just the ticket
"summer garden; its calming coolness soothes like water. Kintzley’s Ghost honeysuckle... independent garden center. If they don't have it in stock, they might be able to order... traits: Small tubular yellow flowers are backed by silver dollar-like round bracts... structure with small-diameter components such as lattice, chain link, wrought iron, etc. Growing... great design flowers and plants, grasses and trees..."