Now is the time for gardeners to scheme, sketch plans, and browse. Trending this week on Gardenista: Garden design tips from White Flower Farms, facades with factory windows, and a look at the best new accoutrements on the horizon.
- Ikea’s new bamboo plant tables, stands, and ladders are already available in Sweden and coming to the US this month.
- Rule #4: Don’t plant in rows. Barb Pierson, nursery manager of White Flower Farms, offers 10 Essential Tips for designing a beautiful flower bed, lasagna mulch included.
- The dream combination: Steel-framed windows and French doors that lead to a garden. See 11 examples in this week’s Exterior Finishes roundup.
- Janet says she’s found the Ultimate Rubber Work Boots.