Bark sided planters are very hard to find! This one was snapped up at Dovecote by the Hopper family of Cumming Georgia… The challenge was to fit it in their SUV! I told them the bees were free…
Archives for August 2014
We won! Best in Show at the Bascom’s Mountains in Bloom show … for a cutting from, Cornus mas variegata, the beautiful non-native tree growing in our Dovecote Garden! We purchased a set of these stunning trees at Chattooga Gardens last year and they are about 10′ tall now, flanking our weeping japanese maple. Beautiful clear white […]
A video (part 3) of a recent garden salon we held at Dovecote:
A dovecote — featured in a fairy garden made at our Dovecote garden design center.
The Cheshire Cat & Dog “Fairy Garden”, which was exhibited at the Mountains in Bloom Flower show held at The Bascom, Highlands NC…a big winner that afternoon!
A Special Gardening Workshop – in Cashiers, NC Ever wondered when was the right time to begin your vegetables for fall planting? Well, it is August 28! Our special guest horticulturist, John McCarley, (of McCarley Horticulturists fame), is going to get down and dirty with his explanation of how and why we plant for the winter season. […]
A video of our arts workshop (part 1):
Our Dovecote offices sponsored an arts workshop recently. Here’s part 1 of the video of the workshop, taught by Eve Tidwell:
Sculptor Carl Peverall recently unveiled his sculpture “Fruition” at our garden design center in Cashiers, NC. See the video below, where he explains: his inspiration for sculpture how to create with stone and water the grand enveiling of Fruition…and more!
Sign up – seating is limited for this workshop on Making Bitters at Mary Palmer’s offices in Cashiers, NC!