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The Value of Our National Parks The Value of Our National Parks
August 31, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. The scenery. The fresh air. The wildlife. The outdoor adventures. Anyone who’s been to one of our 59 beautiful national parks knows how fortunate we are to have them. National parks vary tremendously in their features––from…

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Fall wedding flowers Celebrate In Style With Autumn-Inspired Weddings, Parties and Events
August 31, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. With its riot of deep, bright colors, autumn is nature’s parting gift before the chill of the winter months. Weddings, dinner parties, and other special events feel especially festive and cozy this time of year, set…

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How To Achieve Four Aesthetic Principles Of A Zen Garden Indoors or Outdoors How To Achieve Four Aesthetic Principles Of A Zen Garden Indoors or Outdoors
August 24, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. An old Japanese proverb teaches that a garden is not complete until nothing more can be removed. This idea is best seen in a classic Zen garden, which typically consists of little more than raked gravel…

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Cottage, Country, or Contemporary? How To Define A Space's Style Cottage, Country, or Contemporary? How To Define A Space's Style
August 17, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. Whether a space is meant to reflect a laid-back lifestyle, evoke a sense of history, or imbue breathable simplicity, the hues, accents, plant containers and plants chosen are vital elements used to tell its story. Thoughtful…

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Fiberglass, Metal, or Resin: How To Choose The Right Planter Material For Any Design or Landscape Fiberglass, Metal, or Resin: How To Choose The Right Planter Material For Any Design or Landscape
June 8, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. Whether a carefully-chosen planter box flanking a walkway or distinctive, tall vase planters framing an elegant doorway, plant containers act as much more than homes for greenery and blooms: they're an important part of any design…

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Outdoor seating area Illuminate The Night: Add Warmth and Style To Spaces With Outdoor Lighting
June 6, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. Few experiences rival the magic of sitting outside on a well-appointed patio after sunset. Dining by soft light or simply enjoying a glass of wine in the glow of an illuminated deck or patio creates a…

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Go Green(er): Eco-conscious Techniques To Create Stunning And Earth-Friendly Landscapes Go Green(er): Eco-conscious Techniques To Create Stunning And Earth-Friendly Landscapes
June 1, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. For today's discerning businessowner or homeowner, it's not enough that a landscape or outdoor area be beautiful and functional: it should also go easy on the Earth, reducing its overall footprint via thoughtful techniques and cutting-edge…

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Rooftop patio planters Privacy, Shade, and Comfort: How To Create The Three Essential Elements of a Rooftop Patio Oasis
May 27, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. A rooftop patio can bring a sense of resort-like luxury to any business or residence, providing sweeping views, a respite from the sun-baked pavement, and relief from street-level noise and pollution. But, to get the most…

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Blending Old and New: How To Use Transitional Style In Plantscapes, Landscapes, and Indoor Spaces Blending Old and New: How To Use Transitional Style In Plantscapes, Landscapes, and Indoor Spaces
May 20, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. Transitional style is borrowed from the disciplines of architecture and interior design, and brings together elements of the traditional and the contemporary to create a familiar, timeless, elegant style. Transitional style blends the basic elements of…

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How To Incorporate 2016 Color Trends Into Plantscapes, Landscapes, And Outdoor Spaces How To Incorporate 2016 Color Trends Into Plantscapes, Landscapes, And Outdoor Spaces
May 17, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. For the first time, Pantone has chosen the blending of two shades - Rose Quartz, a gentle pink evoking a summer sunset, and Serenity, an airy, weightless blue - as the 2016 Pantone colors of the…

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Lush, Romantic Beauty: Create A Tropical Garden In Any Space or Climate Using Containers Lush, Romantic Beauty: Create A Tropical Garden In Any Space or Climate Using Containers
May 12, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. The passion and romance of the tropics add drama and dimension to elegant homes, and creativity to commercial areas. According to Megan Montgomery of Louisiana Landscape Specialty, a licensed horticulturist and landscape designer, creating a feeling…

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Bold, Unique, and Naturally Versatile: 2016 Commercial Landscape Trends Bold, Unique, and Naturally Versatile: 2016 Commercial Landscape Trends
March 17, 2016

By Jason Wyrwicz. President of Pots, Planters & More. We consulted landscapers, designers, and industry insiders to compile this year's hottest trends in commercial landscape design. 2016 will be focused on versatility, style, and the touches, big and small, that create a welcoming, vibrant property.…

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