"it is approximately stability " says painter & horticulturist amy ockerlander in regards to the ic gardens surrounding her colorful and attention-grabbing seattle house. tapping into her more than two decades of experience in horticulture ockerlander trans ed a concrete parking e into a unadorned lush oasis that envelops her house & reflects her deep appreciation of plant existence. "ceaselessly other folks ume ic gardening just method not using chemical substances but actual ic gardening method helping lifestyles all lifestyles " says ockerlander who s the home with husband alan brookfield a unadorned al engineer. "the whole lot in a unadorned garden has a objective.
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plants pests & even weeds have a area in this landscape which an edible bounty and a ceremonial dinner for the eyes.