Tree forming-Landscaping from the inside out.

Originally posted on Johntheplantman's stories, musings, and gardening.:
  Using Bonsai techniques to prune and shape overgrown shrubs and trees in the landscape.  I have always thought that a good landscape design should provide pleasing views from the inside out as well as just from the outside. A good landscape garden is a four…

D’Ann’s Garden—Raised beds with brick borders to grow perennials

Originally posted on Johntheplantman's stories, musings, and gardening.:
My friend D’Ann loves gardening. She is good at it too, and she doesn’t mind getting a little dirt under her fingernails. I had built some raised beds for her back yard a few years ago and was impressed with the way in which she planted…