Helen Grundmann Garden Design

Garden Benches Provide Inspiration

garden benches, garden inspiration

Garden benches provide respite for reflection, inspiration, and meditation.

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Inspiration-Spring Pleasures

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Native Spring Wildflowers

spring wildflowers

Dutchman's Breeches

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Signs of Spring

skunk cabbage signs of spring

Skunk Cabbage flowering in early spring in wet woodland areas

Emerging Signs of Spring 2016

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Winter Solstice

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Garlic Planting Tips

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My Favorite Joys of the Autumn Season


This First Day of Autumn.....

The Autumnal Equinox signals the departure of summer, but it also signals the arrival of new seasonal joys and pleasures.
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Spring Garden Tours

After a seemingly endless winter, spring has exploded and been keeping us very busy, but I did have the pleasure of going on several stunning garden tours that I want to share...

Garden Convervancy Tour in April - NJ

Arched Trellis at Long Shadow

Arched Trellis at Long Shadow

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Spring Garden Clean Up Advice

snowdrops early spring bulbsWinter away.
Winter away.
You may no longer stay.
Springtime is on her way.
Winter away. ... Read More

Beneficial Plants For Your Veggie Garden

As many of us are pouring through seed catalogs and dreaming of snacking on sweet peas fresh out of the pod or roasting brussel sprouts on the grill to be served with reduced balsamic glaze, don’t forget the flowers. While I am strongly attracted to flowers for the beauty they bring to the garden, it is their ability to repel that earns them a place in my raised bed vegetable garden. ... Read More