Garden Design for the South
Design Services and Consulting
Garden design services for Atlanta-area gardeners. Planning, design, plant selection and maintenance advice.
One-on-one coaching for anyone new to gardening in the South.
Mentoring for landscape professionals interested in learning seasonal color design.
“When the world wearies and society fails to satisfy, there is always the garden.”
Color-Rich Gardening for the South
Roxann Ward’s book is now available on the University of North Carolina Press website. You’ll find the order link under the Book tab.
Latest Design Ideas
- Evergreens to LoveSouthern gardeners love their evergreens, whether it’s a towering magnolia or a boxwood sphere. Woody ornamentals that don’t drop their leaves in the fall are especially useful here in the South where our winter landscapes tend to be colored in shades of buff and brown. Here’s a look at someContinue reading “Evergreens to Love”
- Dreaming of SpringThe glittering holiday evenings are over and January marks the beginning of the long wait for spring for those of us that love to garden. This is the month that I tell myself not to think about anything garden-related. I don’t need to lie awake at 4 a.m. debating aboutContinue reading “Dreaming of Spring”
- A Garden Snapshot 2023It’s December here in Georgia, and as the year draws to a close, I’d like to share some of my favorite plant photos and garden views from the last twelve months. Hellebores, or Lenten roses, are the highlight of my winter garden and they lure me outside while I waitContinue reading “A Garden Snapshot 2023”