Landscape Vignettes into Cohesive Design
This plant collector/gardener has created lovely vignettes throughout his large backyard. One vignette leads to the next and unifies all of the garden spaces.
Plants Featured in this Clip
ACER japonica Dancing Peacock
PARROTIA persica (Persian ironweed)
ACER palmatum Inaba Shidare
ACER palmatum Kiyohime
ACER palmatum (Lion's main) Shishigashira
ACER palmatum Garnet
PINUS thunbergii (Japanese Black Pine)
TAXUS cuspidata Emerald Spreader
PICEA orientalis Skylands
Plants highlighted: Acer japonica 'Aconitifollium' or Dancing Peacock Parrotia persica (Persian Ironweed) Acer palmatum 'Inaba Shidare' Acer palmatum 'Kiyohime' Acer palmatum 'Shishigashira' (Lion's mane, Lion's head) Acer palmatum 'Garnet' Pinus thunbergii (Japanese Black Pine) Taxus cuspidata 'Emerald Spreader' Picea orientalis 'Skylands'
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.