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topiaries and potted plants

In the Garden

In the Garden with Anouska Hempel

layered green topiaries by Anouska Hempel

Tiptoe Through the Topiaries

It’s raining…  Again!  We had over 10 days and 4 inches of rain in July and the storms just keep coming.  So instead of hanging out in our gardens, we’re getting our green fix on Instagram.

a row of potted rosemary

Row of Rosemary

Anouska Hempel‘s feed had us at “hedge” and it’s completely enchanting.  The striking gardens and landscapes she’s designed for homes and hotels the world over are so lush, layered and lovely, they literally take your breath away.  It was hard not to ooh and aah over every image.

green boxwood hedge

Hedging Our Bets

potted plants at the entrance of a garden

A Plethora of Pots

alpine pool with burmese umbrellas by Anouska Hempel

Alpine Pool with Burmese Umbrellas

A fusion of east meets west pervades Anouska’s design aesthetic whether it is classical or contemporary in feel.  And her landscapes use the exquisite Japanese layering of box trees, bays, hornbeams and myrtle, to create space and texture.

potted plants and an obelisk

A Kitty Among the Greenery

The effect is intimate and magical, and so very, very green!  Just ask the kitty cat among the plants…

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