Design and Inspiration for a New Age of Sustainable Gardening
"The heady days of high horticulture, when gardeners would kill for the newest and coolest perennial, are well and truly over..."
"In Uncertain Times, Growing Your Food is Fashionable Again, 1/30/2010
One of those must-have features for the eco-conscious is the lawn reduced: from wall to wall carpeting to a rug. The lawn (front or back) has become a design object. By reducing its size, this American icon becomes just a shape among other shapes. A rectangle set against squares of box or succulents.