At the moment we’re visiting with Max Cannon who gardens in south San Francisco, California:
Our backyard began as a barren plot of concrete and hard-pan clay in 2017, our mission has been to create a sense of oasis in an city setting.
Now we have additionally tried to create intimate seating areas, locations we are able to chill out and admire the various array of plant kinds in our backyard.
Whereas floral coloration is minimal and subdued a lot of the 12 months, foliage coloration is at all times a major concern when deciding on and inserting crops within the backyard.
Now we have emphasised silver and blue in our backyard, and have used daring paint colours on our residence to assist create a backdrop for our beloved crops, together with a wall impressed by Yves St. Laurent’s Villa Oasis.
Recycled materials has additionally develop into a key aspect in our backyard, a favourite is the mattress springs we scavenge round city. Right here a mattress spring serves as a spot for Tillandsia (air crops) to rising and blooming.
If you wish to see extra of this stunning backyard, take a look at their instagram: @planty_magoo
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