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  • Sea and Stone: A Croatian Island Garden, Slide Show

    Sea and Stone: A Croatian Island Garden, Slide Show

    Gallery Page Layout:  Gallery A In Magazine Issue:  January/February 2012
    - 13 Jul 15, 3:42pm -
  • Valentine's Day Ideas

    Valentine's Day Ideas

    Gallery Page Layout:  Gallery A
    - 10 Jul 15, 7:37pm -
  • I Love This Plant: Sharkskin Agave

    I Love This Plant: Sharkskin Agave

     This sharkskin agave was photographed at the Ruth Bancroft Garden, a public garden in Walnut Creek, California, which has a diverse collection of agaves and other drought-tolerant plants. Photo: Barb Ries.read more
    - 21 Apr 15, 5:58pm -
  • My Garden: A Naturalistic Garden Welcomes the Birds and the Bees

    My Garden: A Naturalistic Garden Welcomes the Birds and the Bees

    A paver walkway meanders through the back garden, under the watchful eyes of a concrete Buddha, which sits among Echinops ritro. Also in the mix are Hebe ‘Quicksilver’, Penstemon ‘Husker Red’, and a variety of Pacific Northwest natives such a…
    - 16 Apr 15, 7:58pm -
  • New Outdoor Furniture Collection Is Inspired by Nature

    New Outdoor Furniture Collection Is Inspired by Nature

    The Nick Williams Longridge Furniture Collection uses beautiful, weather-resistant teakwood reclaimed from old bridges, barns, and other structures. Photo: Nick Williams.read more
    - 14 Apr 15, 1:02pm -
  • 2015 Tour Series Explores Celebrated European Gardens

    2015 Tour Series Explores Celebrated European Gardens

    One of the gardens featured on the tour is Jakobstuin, owned and designed by Jaap de Vries, who calls it an “Ode to the Dutch Wave.” In addition to warm-season grasses typical of the North American Prairie, de Vries also uses many perennials favo…
    - 9 Apr 15, 7:29pm -
  • A Manhattan-Style Rooftop Garden

    A Manhattan-Style Rooftop Garden

    Before, this rooftop terrace in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan was an unusable space with rotting wood decking. Now the 500-square-foot retreat houses a modern area for entertaining within a classic framework of evergreen shrubs and horizontal…
    - 7 Apr 15, 4:42pm -
  • San Diego Spring Garden Tour: Gardens Then & Now

    San Diego Spring Garden Tour: Gardens Then & Now

    Photos courtesy of San Diego Horticultural Societyread more
    - 3 Apr 15, 12:55pm -
  • Container Gardens Made for the Shade

    Container Gardens Made for the Shade

    Nearly every gardener has experienced the problem of too much shade, which can cause plants to become too leggy or fail to thrive. Whether it's a wooded suburban lot or a north-facing apartment balcony, low light means more growing challenges. Rather…
    - 3 Apr 15, 8:22am -
  • Botanical Interests Introduces Eco-Friendly Garden Products

    Botanical Interests Introduces Eco-Friendly Garden Products

    Love plants? Get detailed plant information in every issue of Garden Design magazine. Preview the magazine.Botanical Interests, a company specializing in non-GMO and untreated vegetable, herb, and flower seeds, launched four new products this year t…
    - 24 Mar 15, 7:51pm -

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L.A. Times: Home & Garden

  • newKings aren't a hit in loss to Penguins and extend skid to five games

    Kings aren't a hit in loss to Penguins and extend skid to five games

    This was not the ripple effect the Kings sought. It was one fell swoop, er, one illegal hit against the one team they couldn’t put on the power play that doomed them Thursday. Dustin Brown’s hit on Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz re…
    - 39 mins ago, 19 Jan 18, 2:10am -
  • newGolf: Jerry Kelly shares lead at Champions opener

    Golf: Jerry Kelly shares lead at Champions opener

    Fresh off a solid performance on Oahu, Jerry Kelly shot an eight-under 64 on the Big Island to share the first-round lead at the Mitsubishi Electric Championship, the season opener on the PGA Tour Champions. The 51-year-old Kelly, who tied for 14th a…
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Jan 18, 1:35am -
  • newBubble trouble for UCLA after defeat at Oregon State?

    Bubble trouble for UCLA after defeat at Oregon State?

    Steve Alford reflected his team’s fortunes with his every move in the final minutes. Thomas Welsh missed a jump shot that could have tied the score for UCLA and Alford loosened the knot on his tie as he crouched along the sideline. Jaylen Hands bad…
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Jan 18, 1:30am -
  • newViral video shows private security guard shooting pair of would-be robbers at Gardena 7-Eleven

    Viral video shows private security guard shooting pair of would-be robbers at Gardena 7-Eleven

    A dramatic surveillance video that shows a private security guard shooting two teenagers who tried to rob a 7-Eleven in Gardena went viral this week. The footage, captured on a Saturday night late last month, shows two 16-year-old males in hoodies en…
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Jan 18, 1:30am -
  • newUnrest at state psychiatric hospital after crackdown on electronics: Patients were viewing child porn

    Unrest at state psychiatric hospital after crackdown on electronics: Patients were viewing child porn

    A crackdown on electronics at a state psychiatric hospital that houses people with histories of sexual violence has triggered “disruptive behavior” at the facility, with patients breaking windows, clogging toilets and throwing food, officials sai…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 1:00am -
  • newFor the Record
    Movie release dates: In the Jan. 14 Calendar section, the comedy “Game Night” and the biographical drama “Young Karl Marx” were listed as having March 23 release dates. Both films are to open Feb. 23. Movie listings: In the Jan. 14 Calendar s…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:50am -
  • newElina Svitolina ends 15-year-old Kostyuk's run in Australian Open

    Elina Svitolina ends 15-year-old Kostyuk's run in Australian Open

    Elina Svitolina ended 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk’s run at the Australian Open, met her at the net for a warm embrace and offered some words of encouragement. With the temperature hitting 104 degrees Fahrenheit for the second straight day, fourth-see…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:35am -
  • newNBA: James Harden returns and helps Rockets get past Timberwolves

    NBA: James Harden returns and helps Rockets get past Timberwolves

    Eric Gordon scored 30 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 116-98 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night. James Harden returned to the Rockets' lineup after missing seven games with a left hamstring strain and finished with 10 point…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:05am -
  • newEdison girls’ soccer battles back to earn draw at Huntington Beach

    Edison girls’ soccer battles back to earn draw at Huntington Beach

    Scoreboard watching during the game was an impossibility, but it was natural for both the Edison and Huntington Beach high school girls’ soccer teams to feel a bit of regret after the final whistle Thursday night. The Chargers and Oilers played to…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:00am -
  • newCollege basketball: St. Mary's wins 13th straight game

    College basketball: St. Mary's wins 13th straight game

    Jock Landale had 26 points and 12 rebounds, and St. Mary’s beat No. 13 Gonzaga 74-71 on Thursday to take sole possession of first place in the West Coast Conference. Rui Hachimura came off the bench to score 23 points for Gonzaga (16-4, 6-1 WCC), w…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 11:55pm -

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    WSJ: Home & Garden

    • Decor That Goes for the Gold
      Love one particular color? Decorating your home in it needn’t feel one-note, as this New York apartment filled with burnished variations on golden earth tones proves.
      - 28 Feb 15, 2:32am -
    • An Irresistibly Cozy Sitting Room
      Keep your spaces for socializing warm, even without a fireplace, by embracing the traditional Danish concept of ‘hygge’ this winter.
      - 14 Feb 15, 2:33am -
    • Ceramics: The Latest 'It' Fashion Accessory?
      Beyond bangles and sunglasses, fashion boutiques nationwide are now selling vases, vessels, mugs and pitchers from emerging potters.
      - 7 Feb 15, 2:42am -
    • A Sargent-Inspired Winter Bouquet
      For a post-holiday-mania arrangement, floral designer Lindsey Taylor finds inspiration in a tranquil John Singer Sargent portrait.
      - 31 Jan 15, 2:32am -
    • A Retreat Designed for Drama-Free Weekends
      For theater professionals looking for a refuge from the Broadway bustle, this Hamptons interior grants a full measure of serenity.
      - 21 Jan 15, 2:33am -
    • The Ultimate Home-Design Shortcut
      Some busy people let interior designers choose all of their ‘personal’ items. Time-saving strategy or shameful secret?
      - 17 Jan 15, 2:32am -
    • Five Alternatives to the Holiday Candle
      Dispense with pedestrian pine candles this holiday. These unconventional scents look unconventionally stylish, too
      - 10 Jan 15, 2:33am -
    • An Unpredictable Holiday Bouquet
      Floral designer Lindsey Taylor creates a many-layered bouquet that riffs on a 1980s painting by Anselm Kiefer.
      - 3 Jan 15, 2:33am -
    • A Day in the Life of Craig Robins
      The real estate developer who helped turn Miami into a global destination for design is bringing scores of luxury fashion brands to the revived Design District.
      - 30 Dec 14, 2:32am -
    • Five Design Books Worth Giving
      This holiday season, give the design junkie in your life the gift of inspiration, found in abundance in these coffee-table-worthy tomes.
      - 27 Dec 14, 2:32am -

    ALLYOU: Budget Home

    Horticulture Magazine

    • By Popular Demand: The Art of Composting
      For those of us who garden, compost and composting is simply a work of rot—without the unseen work of fungi, bacteria, protozoa, insects and earthworms feeding upon the dead, our living world would be continually engulfed in its rapidly expanding p…
      - 1 day ago, 18 Jan 18, 12:05am -
    • Zebra Plant: It Seems to Never Die

      - 3 days ago, 16 Jan 18, 2:10pm -
    • Tips for Storing Birdseed
      If you plan on feeding the birds this winter then you need to think about all things birdseed. Here are some tips you need to follow to keep your feathered friends happy. Read ArticleThe post Tips for Storing Birdseed appeared first on Horticul…
      - 3 days ago, 16 Jan 18, 12:01am -
    • What to be Doing Now for Your Spring Garden
      The snows are flying right now but your spring garden will be sprouting before you know it. Niki Jabbour is Horticulture's resident columnist regarding growing edibles, and she's one-fourth of the Savvy Gardening crew. Here are her tips for what to…
      - 5 days ago, 14 Jan 18, 12:01am -
    • Bold Texture from this Indoor Plant: You Can Grow It!
      Bird’s nest ferns are tropical ferns with big, bold foliage. They grow like massive sconces high in the crowns of trees in tropical and subtropical Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands. They’re also grown by a few in-the-know gardeners. From now…
      - 7 days ago, 12 Jan 18, 12:01am -

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