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Designing a Modern Garden in a Traditional Setting

Turkey’s done but we’re full of thanks this week for the latest issue of LUXE Interiors and Design!  Our collaboration with Andrea Burridge Interior Design and Pursely Dixon Architects is covered in a beautifully photographed piece that illustrates how contemporary and traditional style can work together. We couldn’t resist sharing a few of our favorite shots and quotes:   […]

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Join us at Elawa Farm’s Holiday Market

December 2-4 Friday and Saturday from 10am – 4pm Sunday from noon-4pm We’ll have one-of-a-kind holiday decor at Elawa’s Holiday Market! Come discover gems from Craig’s ever-changing collection of signature plants and nature-inspired items, like antique garden ornaments, wreaths, pots, garden tools, whirligigs and other curiosities. Bring home the best treasures of the season while supporting Elawa […]

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5 Truths and Tips for Amazing Container Gardens

‘Tis the season for gardeners to plan and dream, so we’ve collected some of our best insights, practical tips and design truths about container gardening to inspire you.   1. Color Isn’t Everything The eye sees form before it sees color. You can make a container just as exciting (and often more so) with a contrast […]

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In the Garden: November’s Maintenance Checklist

We’re sharing the monthly garden maintenance checklists we use to nurture nearly 100 gardens to help you keep on top of maintenance in your own garden.    Stare out the window Bet that’s not on your to-do list very often, is it?! Now that the weather forces you to experience your garden more often from inside your home, critique your […]

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Fall Letter from Craig

I feel the chill of autumn in the morning and early evening air now. Amazingly, though it is the case every year, the color intensity in the garden is like an explosion. The palest pinks and yellows become saturated and brilliant. The reds, purples and oranges become the stars of the borders – our very […]

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In the Garden: Your October Maintenance Checklist

We’re sharing the monthly garden maintenance checklists we use to nurture nearly 100 gardens to help you keep on top of maintenance in your own garden.  With the leaves beginning to turn and temperatures dropping, it’s time to start putting the garden to bed and plan for holiday decor.   Critique and Plan Order next year’s fall annuals Order winter […]

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4 Garden Design Ideas for Better Outdoor Living

In our before/after story, we’re sharing four ideas you can use in your own garden design to transform your experience of living outdoors. A little-used pool occupied too much space at the home of this suburban family. Instead of swimming, they wanted easier access to their property and the opportunity to use it for large-scale entertaining. To redesign […]

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In the Garden: Your September Maintenance Checklist

  We’re sharing the monthly garden maintenance checklists we use to nurture nearly 100 gardens to help you keep on top of maintenance in your own garden.  You’ll feel the changes in the air soon enough. This month you can start planning for the holidays and ease up on intensive maintenance.   Critique and Plan Get inspired with décor ideas […]

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In the Garden: Your August Maintenance Checklist

We’re sharing the monthly garden maintenance checklists we use to nurture nearly 100 gardens to help you keep on top of maintenance in your own garden. This month, start planning for fall while you enjoy the fruits of summer labor. Critique and Plan Assess property for overwintering needs Order next year’s summer annuals Order this […]

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In the Garden: Your July Maintenance Checklist

We’re sharing the monthly garden maintenance checklists we use to nurture nearly 100 gardens to help you keep on top of maintenance in your own garden.  This month, it’s all about taming growth, letting in light, and shaping plant forms.   Critique and Plan Take pictures of the garden and all annual displays Make notes now about what you’d like […]

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