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Birmingham Unveils Largest Green Wall in U.S. Airport

Birmingham Unveils Largest Green Wall in U.S. Airport | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
The first thing travelers see when they get off of a plane at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Alabama, might not be welcoming
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Check out America's largest airport "green wall", located in Birmingham, Alabama. Pretty darn nifty, eh?

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DIY Hopscotch Path

DIY Hopscotch Path | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Let your backyard pathway pull double duty as a playful, fun-for-all hopscotch court.
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Check out this totally awesome integrated hopscotch path. It adds a playful appeal to any 'formal' garden!

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5 Ways to Create the Ultimate Backyard

5 Ways to Create the Ultimate Backyard | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Memorial Day, for many people, marks the beginning of summer, which means hot barbecues, cool pools and lounging on the back patio. However, for many landscapers, Memorial Day is the beginning of a very busy season.
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They forgot about artfully implementing some unique plant specimens!

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Our Favorite Small Trees

Our Favorite Small Trees | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Small trees can pack a big punch into your landscape. Here are some of our editors' favorite varieties.
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It's a terrific tree planting time! Here are 22 ornamental trees that pack a beautifying punch!

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Garden wall made of recycled bottles and rebar

Garden wall made of recycled bottles and rebar | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it

Via Debra Anchors
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Finished with that bottle? I'd like to use it for my bottle fence! REALLY :)

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Kim Frye Housh's curator insight, February 15, 6:16 AM

I know a lot of you out there collect blue glass bottles...

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2014 AAS Winners

2014 AAS Winners | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Angelonia Serenita™ Pink F1 2014 AAS Flower Award Winner
Award Type: National
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Check out the latest All America Selections (AAS) award winners to add to your flower or vegetable garden this year!

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World’s First Vertical Forest Nearly Complete

World’s First Vertical Forest Nearly Complete | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
What was once only a design on paper is slowly turning into reality for one building in Milan, Italy.
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This is what the world's first vertical forest looks like ...

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Beautiful slab stone steps integrated into moss-covered field stone wall ...

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Fragrant Plantings

Fragrant Plantings | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
If you’re not including fragrance in your planting plans, you’re missing the opportunity to enhance the landscape on a different sensory level.
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Fragrance can trigger positive emotions, jog a pleasant memory or soften the edges of a sterile commercial setting. Here are some different ways of incorporating scent into your next flowerbed or landscape design project.

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Twitter / LUXURYPlCTURES: That landscaping though! ...

Twitter / LUXURYPlCTURES: That landscaping though! ... | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
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10 Stunning Landscape Architecture Albums of 2013

10 Stunning Landscape Architecture Albums of 2013 | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
We're kicking off the 2013 Land8 Year in Review with this year's most viewed landscape architecture albums uploaded by our very talented Land8 community. Rich…
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Resale value increases with proper landscaping

Resale value increases with proper landscaping | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Is it worth hiring a professional to do the landscaping around your home or business?
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Did you know .... proper landscaping can shorten the timetable for resale value on a home by as much as 6 weeks?

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Guerrilla Gardeners Lift City Spirits

Guerrilla Gardeners Lift City Spirits | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Our cities are getting bigger, with pollution a real problem - how can citizens create environments where nature and concrete co-exist?

Via craig daniels
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Guerrilla Gardening .... I absolutely dig this concept!

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craig daniels's curator insight, November 11, 2013 7:22 AM

One man goal is to help create a city full of guerrilla gardeners that help make each city a brighter and more enjoyable experince.

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10 Perennials to Extend Your Garden's Summer Color

10 Perennials to Extend Your Garden's Summer Color | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Revive summer-weary gardens with outstanding late bloomers such as toad lily, Russian sage, blanket flower and more
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Revive summer-weary gardens with outstanding late bloomers such as toad lily, Russian sage, blanket flower and more ...
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24 Creative Garden Container Ideas (with pictures)

24 Creative Garden Container Ideas (with pictures) | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Prev1 of 25Next I suppose I’ve never been very creative in the garden; whenever I want to plant something, I always go for a boring old pot! But really, you can make a planter out of just about anything. Why not add a little bit of whimsy and charm to your garden with items you …

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Warm up your garden or flowerbed with these naturally appealing container concepts!

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Paint old bricks to look like books for your garden

Paint old bricks to look like books for your garden | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it

Australian artist, Daryl Fitzgerald of Light Reading Melbourne turns recycled bricks into literary, and definitely, home decor gold. These made-to-order pavers are hand stenciled with paint and meticulously created to mimic real novels, worn pages and all. What’s especially genius and unique about these intentionally vintage-looking “books” is that their texture has been naturally revealed by time.


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Upcycling old bricks into poignant displays of literary art ...

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Joe Brant's curator insight, May 11, 6:17 AM

Awesome idea!!  Are there any Artists in NC who would be interested in making these?  I have little time or talent, but would be a pretty decent customer.

Rebecca Evans Was Carroll's curator insight, June 26, 12:39 PM

These are a bit of a hard read !! 

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Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Svalbard Global Seed Vault | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it

Who knew? The underground global seed vault located in Svalbard.

 

The purpose of the vault is to store frozen duplicates (back ups) of all seed samples from the world’s crop collections, making the vault the ultimate insurance policy for the world’s food supply.

 

Follow the photo-link to read this fascinating article.  


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Did you know about this global frozen seed vault stashed away underground in Svalbard? Pretty darned interesting ... 

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Eric Larson's curator insight, September 3, 6:56 AM

The next step after our seed libraries.

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Old dresser to a bench upcycle

Old dresser to a bench upcycle | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it

"I got the idea as I was sitting on the dresser in my daughter’s room one day. The top started to bow a little and I thought, I should reinforce this, then as I looked into it more, decided to up-cycle it instead." -Geoffrey


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Now this is how you upcycle your outdoor living area ....

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Top 20 Perennials for Your Garden

Top 20 Perennials for Your Garden | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Here's a collection of easy-growing perennial flowers that are perfect for any garden -- especially if you're a beginner!
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20 colorful blooming perennials to add to your garden this spring/summer ...

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A-Superior-Design-Co-Landscaping-Excavating-contractor_537666_image.JPG (466×350) | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
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Flagstone trail with field stone borders ...

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colorado landscaping design - Bing Images

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Clever back yard fire area

Clever back yard fire area | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it

Via Debra Anchors
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An absolutely inviting backyard firepit area complete with an open pergola design and swings for everyone!

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Debra Anchors's curator insight, January 15, 2:19 PM

Doesn't this look comfortable? I love this very creative and clever idea!

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Potting Bench Made Of Pallets

Potting Bench Made Of Pallets | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Instead of burning old wooden pallets or tossing them into a landfill, follow our step-by-step instructions to transform one or two pallets into a beautiful and functional potting bench. What You'l...

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A terrific cheap winter pallet upcycle project to roll out in the spring ...

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jardinelviejito's curator insight, November 25, 2013 5:42 AM

Excelente idea para aprovechar esa madera que anda por ahí, abandonada y deteriorándose. Instrucciones fáciles, herramientas básicas, sencilla de hacer. Además, la mejor manera de preparar ese mini jardín en un balcón o en un rincón de una casa con poco espacio.

Joanna Swiers's curator insight, February 11, 2:22 AM

..up-cycling at its finest..

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Between a Rock & a Hardscape: Incorporating Stone Into Your Landscaping

Between a Rock & a Hardscape: Incorporating Stone Into Your Landscaping | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Hardscaping will bring vibrant beauty back to your outdoor space. By successfully blending plants, stone, various textures, greens and grays, you can transform a banal yard into a landscape with impressive visual splendor.

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Groundcovers That Tolerate Moderate Foot Traffic - InfoBarrel

Groundcovers That Tolerate Moderate Foot Traffic - InfoBarrel | Landscape Creative Inspiration | Scoop.it
Choose one(or more)of the shallow rooting groundcovers that tolerates moderate foot traffic to fill in empty spaces in your flagstone patio.
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Rather than filling in gaps and joints with key gravel or sand, why not try a low growing groundcover that adds more beauty to your yard?

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