In the Landscape
Back to Basics: Design Principles

Back to Basics: Design Principles

November 13, 2019

This episode is all about the basics of design. What are the important design elements to consider when developing a landscape design. From color, to form, to line, to scale, hosts Kate and Charles Sadler cover basic features of visual design, which inform how gorgeous landscapes are put together.

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A Culture of Preservation

A Culture of Preservation

November 6, 2019

This week, our hosts discuss the preservation and restoration of special mature landscapes. Charles and Kate Sadler cover a history of the cultural landscape movement in the US, and provide resources for assessing and preserving special landscapes.

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Garden Cities - Chicago

Garden Cities - Chicago

October 30, 2019

This week our hosts share garden travel tips for the great American city of Chicago. Learn some of the history, including the work of Frederick Law Olmsted, and great civic spaces to visit. Add to the list of your travel favorites in the comments section!

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Featuring Water

Featuring Water

October 23, 2019

Hosts Charles and Kate Sadler return to the topic of water. This week's episode focuses on water features. Revisit a brief history of water in the landscape and learn important design considerations for introducing water features in your own landscape.

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The Garden Calendar

The Garden Calendar

October 16, 2019

Time marches on in the landscape. Today's episode is all about time in the garden, from weekly care, to the four seasons, to the life cycle of plants, hosts Charles and Kate Sadler discuss when to plant, when to care, and what to watch for as time progresses. 

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Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers

October 9, 2019

Hydrangeas, bulbs, pruning gone awry?? Today's episode is provided by you, the listener! Hosts Charles and Kate Sadler answer listener questions on a range of topics.

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The Outdoor Room

The Outdoor Room

October 2, 2019

Having an outdoor living space is a wonderful way to enjoy the landscape. This week our hosts talk about the essentials for maximizing the comfort and enjoyment of an outdoor room.

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Welcoming Wildlife

Welcoming Wildlife

September 25, 2019

This episode is all about wildlife. How do we develop spaces that invite beneficial animals? Will this also mean more of the animals we might not want to invite into our yards? 

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Back to Basics - Pruning Edition

Back to Basics - Pruning Edition

September 18, 2019

This episode brings us back to basics with an outline of pruning techniques, tools, timings, and tips for beginning a hands on pruning practice in your landscape. Hosts Charles and Kate Sadler share information on how to identify where and what to prune on ornamental trees and shrubs.

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Falling for Foliage

Falling for Foliage

September 11, 2019

Hosts Kate and Charles Sadler are talking fall color. While sugar maples are often the stars of Autumn in the north east of North America, many other species of tree and even types of shrubs, vines and ground cover can provide fall color outside the sugar maple's range. This episode covers what to plant during the fall and what to prune. Tips also include using leaves for mulch and insulation. 

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