Garden Hero: Alys Fowler has inspired our #urbanfarmhouse as much as @Costa Georgiadis . Her TV show The Edible Garden certainly helped me to get Mr Sticki entusiastic about gardening with me. The mix of the edible and the beautiful in her space fascinated and the odd failure made it seem ok when things in our yard were NQR. Photo by www.mishkahenner.com
08mh26 Potager and herb garden raised beds borders edged by wicker natural kitchen crop harvest edible organic ecological lavender Lavandula outdoor fire cooker wall Design: del Buono Gazerwitz, Spencer Fung Architects for Daylesford Organic RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2008 UK Marcus Harpur
Los Angeles is not all mini-malls and highways. As Eric Garcetti, president of the City Council, shows, it is eminently possible to live green in the City of Angels. By putting solar power and recycled materials to use, he and his partner transformed a mid-century house on a cozy hillside plot into a sustainable home with garden terraces and panoramic views.