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By Kailash Maharaj
July 10, 2015

The Layered Garden


Designing your backyard paradise with a nod to colour, texture, season and time.

The Layered Garden: Design Lessons for Year-Round Beauty from Brandywine Cottage by David L. Culp (Timber Press)

A layered garden means many things – colour, texture and seasonality along with the passage of time – each “taking center stage at different times.”  Luscious pictures from Brandywine Cottage, the author’s  1790s Pennsylvania farmhouse, give gardeners and novices something to dream about.

This article originally appeared in the Summer 2015 issue of City Style and Living Magazine.