Design by Emily Henderson Design / Photo by Sara Tramp Are you looking for bedroom decorating ideas that go the extra mile? Houseplants can do more than just bring a splash of green indoors, it turns out. A famous 1989 NASA study found that such plants were able to reduce […]

Decorating with plants is a wonderful way to bring life and vitality to interiors. There’s nothing like lush greenery to brighten up a living space, plus the positive impact plants have on our health and wellbeing is well documented.  With such a huge variety of indoor plants available, from dainty […]

Naturalistic planting design has grown in popularity in recent years as gardeners and garden designers embrace the beauty and benefits of this style of planting. Inspired by the natural environment, in a naturalistic planting design the layout will mimic the natural self-seeding and spontaneous spreading as you might find in […]

Here in New England winter is long, especially for gardeners. We want to be outside in the garden but most days we can’t really do much. I compensate by learning about gardening from books. I recently finished a good one, “Hummelo: A Journey Through a Plantsman’s Life,” by Piet (which […]