Rosemary Knower

ASJA, NWU, GWA

Gardening Stories:
Note: all title links are to downloadable .PDF files

Tending to the Past, Planning for the Future
The new owner of an historic house in Olmsted's planned community of Guilford is restoring it from the original owner's 1920's garden plans
(Baltimore Sun's Maryland Home Magazine, 1500 words plus interview)
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Gardens With a Purpose
A Garden for meditation, a Japanese garden that makes a feature of an ugly passage between garage and house, and Grace Turnbull's sculpture garden;
each is a reflection of the gardener's vision of beauty united with use.
(Baltimore Sun's Maryland Home Magazine, 1500 words plus interviews)
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Urban Gardens
A sky-high center city penthouse garden and a renovated garden in historic Bolton Hill
(Baltimore Sun's Maryland Home Magazine, 1500 words plus interviews)
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Secret City Gardens
The Gardens of Homeland reveal a long tradition of hospitality, from the children's story garden to the Charleston-inspired flower walk
(Baltimore Sun's Maryland Home Magazine, 1500 words plus interviews)
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Green Thoughts in a Green Shade
Robert Farmer's superb design for a steep slope in the woods
(Baltimore Sun's Maryland Home Magazine, 1500 words plus interviews)
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Lawn Lunacy
Yard art is springing up all over the US
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