For hundreds of thousands of years, man roamed the grassy plains, the dense forests, and the rugged mountains of the world as nomadic peoples, steeped in the natural world and beholden to it for their own survival. They followed the great herds as they traversed some of the most breathtaking and serene landscapes of the [...]
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In the spirit of Halloween, Greener on the Inside takes a look at Deadly Nightshade – a historically deadly plant.
André Le Nôtre was one of history’s foremost landscape designers and helped design some of the world’s most famous gardens, including the gardens at Chateau de Versailles.
Greener on the Inside’s History of a Green Thumb series profiles Fletcher Steele in June, recalling the life and times of one of America’s greatest landscape designers.
Did the Hanging Gardens of Babylon contain the original vertical gardens? Take a look back at the ancient wonder and how it relates to green design today.