Category Archives: Gardening

Amazing People, Amazing Plants: Mist on the Leaves

Cliff Diving. Cliff Garden. (Do something awesome today.) You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. – James 4:14 AMAZING PEOPLE: At the West End of Negril, Jamaica, a popular “sport” is cliff diving. The … Continue reading

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Planting the Succulents (via For The Love Of Skinny)

Milk Glass + Succulents = AWESOME CENTERPIECES. Over the last year my mom and I collected about 35 pieces of milk glass. Most of them came from thrift stores or garage sales, and a few people owned and gave to … Continue reading

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Garden Visit: Japanese Poetry Garden: Rikugien Garden

Rikugien Garden (六義園 Rikugien) is a Tokyo metropolitan park in Bunkyō-ku. The name Rikugi comes from the idea of the six elements in waka poetry (en means garden or park). Strolling garden, as well as a mountain and pond-style garden, … Continue reading

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Sci-Fi Fantasy Gardens: Babylon 5, Flora of the Minbari Homeworld

Minbar Planetary System: Located in the Chi Draconis — a binary star system in Sector 120, Minbar is the seventh planet in it’s system and is just over 25 light years from Earth. Like Earth, Minbar has an oxygen/nitrogen heavy atmosphere that produces a blue … Continue reading

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Sci-Fi Fantasy Gardens: Babylon 5 Gardens (Red Sector)

Babylon 5 > Red Sector > The Gardens: The Gardens in Red Sector feature over 150 different kinds of plant life from several planets. “Babylon 5 is a space station in neutral space more or less central to all five … Continue reading

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Fantasy Garden Design Ideas & Inspiration: Singapore Garden Festival Award Winners

Singapore Garden Festival (SGF) is the only show in the world to gather the world’s top award-winning garden and floral designers under one roof. It showcases the talents of the world’s gardening luminaries. This “must-see” event in the international horticultural … Continue reading

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Sci-Fi Fantasy Garden Ideas: Plants of the Centauri Homeworld

Centauri Prime Ecosystem: A temperate world with a oxygen/nitrogen atmosphere similar to Earth. Vast oceans separate a handful of large landmasses. The weather seems comparable to Earth as well, with seasonal changes, including snow over the capital city in winter. … Continue reading

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