Through March 12, 2017: Hood Downtown in Hanover, N.H “Let the Garden Eram Flourish,” Iranian-born, Brooklyn-based artist Bahar Behbahani: "One of Behbahani’s other prime influences was literary: Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time. She wanted, she said, to do “a painting that is like a chapter of a book, but a book that is a non-linear narrative.” Site
Transform a garden of any size into a sacred space for healing, working magic, honoring the gods, and celebrating the Wheel of the Year. Incorporate the five elements or magical shapes into your garden. Work plant spells. Grow a window box of medicinal herbs. Honor your gods and goddesses with specific plants. Use Moon energy to help your garden thrive. Also includes spells & rituals for deterring pests, healing sickly plants, influencing weather, and consecrating your magical space.
Medford is in the heart of the Rogue River Valley of southwestern Oregon. Its location, midway between the Cascades and the Coastal range, has hot summers and pronounced, but not harsh, winters. There is little ocean cooling in the summer, but the ocean influence offers some protection during the winter. The Sunset Western Garden Book gives winter...
Gertrude Jekyll Almost eighty years after her death, Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932) is still one of the most influential of all English garden designers. This book will explore her life, influences on her early work in art and crafts, the transfer to Munstead Wood and working relationship with Edwin Lutyens, as well as her own writings and achievements.