• This Week’s Jumble – February 6, 2012

    Landscape design news from around the web for this week: MOMA’s exhibition <Eugène Atget: “Documents pour artistes”> opens today. A sustainable development in Austin incorporates renewable energy sources and more in an urban context.…

  • This Week’s Jumble – Jan 30, 2012

    From around the Web: MOMA will be offering a 5 week course called “Broken Homes: Modern Housing Crises“. As one might expect from the title, it will delve into the difficulties of the suburban…

  • Growing a front yard garden

    You might think that a landscape architect would always have a perfect garden, but that’s not the case. As with most gardeners, mine is a work in progress. I have lived in my rented…

  • The Romance of the Seed Catalog

    If you’re reading this, chances are you are enamored of plants, and for people like you and me, one of the great joys of January is the arrival of the seed catalogs. The variety…

  • Enjoying Winter

    Winter has its own kind of loveliness – spare, textured and soft. It lets us enjoy a garden for its structure, and when greenery happens, it jumps to the foreground. I’m lucky to live…

  • A new look for a new year

    We did it. RootStemLeaf is getting a new look, with several exciting features in the works. We’re starting with the blog and news from around the web, all focused on whats interesting and fresh…