Category: Garden Bloggers’ Design Workshop

The Screening Test

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra One of the biggest challenges of creating a new garden on a relatively flat, featureless field has been figuring out how to break up the view a bit. Partly, I wanted to create some privacy from the roads…

Name That Garden

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra We all know the “right” way to choose plants for our gardens: figure out how much sun and shade we have, how fertile the soil is, what the drainage is like, what hardiness zone we’re in, which flower…

Got Rocks?

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Have you ever noticed that other gardeners always have more difficulties than you do? You mention that you have deer/rabbits/voles/Japanese beetles/shade/whatever, and then you hear how the other person has the same problem but much, much worse than…