In the Landscape
In the Clouds

In the Clouds

March 25, 2020

This episode is all about cloud pruning. This is a service hosts Kate and Charles Sadler are often asked to provide. Where does one start when creating a cloud hedge? How is this style achieved through pruning? This episodes covers the basics from what to plant to how to shape it.

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Design at a Distance

Design at a Distance

March 18, 2020

This week's episode is all about online design. Hosts Kate and Charles Sadler review the elements that are most helpful for taking advantage of phone consultations, and design services through remote companies. These design services can often be cost effective and provide homeowners with a road map for planting. This is a great service to offer as a way to diversify any landscape design firm. 

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Back to Basics - Color!

Back to Basics - Color!

March 11, 2020

Our hosts get colorful this week with basics on color and design with color. Color in the landscape is one of the most impactful elements of designs, and Kate and Charles Sadler cover how color works and what to consider for the garden especially.

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Into the Garden Wild

Into the Garden Wild

March 4, 2020

Our hosts go wild in this episode all about designing a little wild space into our landscapes. From the heart of Manhattan to residential back yards, it’s possible to organize space for a wilder, more naturalistic look than the standard landscaped look.

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Rising Waters and Changing Tides

Rising Waters and Changing Tides

February 26, 2020

This week's episode covers some important considerations for planting in areas near water. Whether the coast of an ocean or the banks of a stream, the unpredictable effects of water can affect design and plant selection. Hosts Kate and Charles Sadler discuss planning ahead for water on the move.

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Art and Architecture

Art and Architecture

February 19, 2020

Hosts Charles and Kate Sadler cover the architecture of the landscape. Considering the form and structure of plants and knowing how plants will grow into their natural shapes can inform the long term design of a landscape. Landscape and built forms come together in this rich topic.

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Speaking and Writing About the Landscape

Speaking and Writing About the Landscape

February 12, 2020

How do professionals and landscape enthusiasts turn their love of the garden into a writing or speaking career? Hosts Kate and Charles Sadler share tips and encouragement for developing your own voice about the landscape.

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Designing for Children

Designing for Children

February 5, 2020

Hosts Kate and Charles Sadler share about the unique challenges and opportunities of designing gardens for children. All the elements of the garden are in play to provide learning opportunities and discovery. They cover some of their favorite gardens to visit with special areas for children and the young at heart.

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Sharing Time - Becoming a Garden Volunteer

Sharing Time - Becoming a Garden Volunteer

January 29, 2020

Today's episode is inspired by a recent visit to Peckerwood Garden in Hempstead, TX. This gem is one of the Garden Conservancy's special gardens, and hosts Kate and Charles Sadler talk what it takes to become a volunteer for gardens like this and others around the country.

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Heart and Soil

Heart and Soil

January 22, 2020

A special guest visits the studio: biologist Debra Caldwell is here to talk all about soil. This special substance is the foundation for all gardening. What is it? How do we amend it successfully to grow our gardens?

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