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February 6, 2015

Gardening Without Work

Gardener, and author of Gardening Without Work, and How to Have a Green Thumb, Ruth Stout reveals the no work garden method.  Watch this 20 minute autobiography as she tells us what lead her to the development of no work gardening.  A must watch for anyone who wants to garden but without all the work!

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January 31, 2015

RJD Garden Symposium

Saturday, October 17th • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm • RJD Garden Symposium – Defining and Enhancing Your Personal Landscape – Formal, casual, low-maintenance, sustainable, tried and true vs. cutting edge – garden style choices and decision making can be overwhelming! Join us to learn how three veteran gardeners incorporate elements of style and design preferences […]

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January 3, 2015

Living Planters

Gardens in unexpected places, and unconventional garden beds. Pocketbook plots are handbags lined with plastic, packed with drainage material and organic soil, then filled with a selection of monochromatic color flowers that match the bags. The pocketbook plots can also be created as a cut flower arrangement, whereas the plastic lining is replaced with a plastic container and cut flowers are […]

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November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Flower Arrangement Class

John McCormack of Westport Art & Garden lead the annual Thanksgiving flower arranging class on November 25, 2014. The class was held from 2:00 – 4:00pm at the Westport Art & Garden Studio. Workshop particpants were encouraged to bring a few of their own decorations, or vases to give a personal touch to their arrangments. Below are […]

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November 18, 2014

Futurist Dinner Installation at the Rotch Jones Duff House

Futurist Dinner Installation at the Rotch Jones Duff House The Rotch Jones Duff House and Garden Museum showcased 39 exhibits where John H. McCormack of Westport Art & Garden created a Futurist Dinner Installation titled “The Futurist Dinner”. Below is a gallery of the before and afters of the exhibit which was open for display […]

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October 21, 2014

Fall Bulb Planting

It’s bulb planting time! We are scheduling bulb planting now through December. We have put together a selection of our favorite bulbs, please scroll down to see all the beautiful choices. If you have any special requests, colors, or varieties we will be happy to plant them for you. Fall is a great time for […]

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