Gardens

Garden Presence

Overgrown gardens are often full of surprises. Beneath spindly hedges, there’s usually a trove of heirloom plants, remnants of paths and walls, and a...

A Garden for All Seasons

"Listen to the Land," a hardcover coffee table book featuring one of Birmingham’s most outstanding private gardens, is an engaging, informative, and poignant memoir of Louise Agee Wrinkle and the 30 years she spent tending her family’s home in Mountain Brook, Alabama.

Classical Reflections

Landscape architect David Brush extends the refined style of this Tuscaloosa home to the outdoors.

Out of the Ordinary

Blending the vibrant and serene with a touch of the exotic creates an unexpected tableau in a quiet Mountain Brook neighborhood.

Living Legacy

Using her artistic talents, this painter-turned-gardener creates a new kind of masterpiece with a profusion of blooms.

Inside Out

Create living spaces and fabulous places both inside and out with cozy courtyards inspired by the homes of Alys Beach.

10 Amazing Garden Spaces

ABOVE By taking design cues from existing structures and the land itself, Peter Falkner creatively integrates a saltwater pool, outdoor room, and fireplace into...

Beyond the Gate

ABOVE Club Place, a gated neighborhood in Mountain Brook, is surrounded by weathered brick walls. While the walls created wonderful parameters for the garden, they...

Nature by Design

There are obviously lots of things to consider when building a new home. For Brenda and Howard Chapman, one of the main considerations was creating a warm and...

Showroom Style: Blackjack Gardens

What is Blackjack Gardens? Is it a showroom or a horse farm or both? Blackjack Gardens is an outdoor furniture/accessory shop that has over 10, 000 square feet...

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