Creating an Outdoor Living Space
One step at a time over several years – that was the approach of this homeowner who set out to create a relaxing, outdoor space to entertain. We get to see the culmination of the choices made along the way with the hardscape, plant palette and focal points for the space.
Plants Featured in this Clip
Viburnum dentatum 'Christom' 'Blue Muffin'
Magnolia grandiflora 'Bracken's Brown Beauty'
Japonica 'Spider's Web'
- Jolene has added more tropical plants, and reports an increase in hummingbird activity. Bees and butterflies are also plentiful
Marty's lifelong passion for plants has led her to a long and varied career in horticulture: she's been a professional grower of gloxinias and African violets as well as perennials, a native plant propagator, a landscaper and landscape designer. She deeply enjoys learning constantly and sharing what she learns about plants, particularly information and techniques that can produce thriving plants and green-thumbed gardeners.