Climate Balance Landscape Class Mc Kee Botanical Garden, Vero Beach, FL

Taught a wonderful course on climate balance landscape and garden design to Mc Kee Botanical Garden in Vero Beach, Fl. We learned my 12 principles of advanced climate balanced gardens and landscapes. They comprise a system of Eastern alignments and my dozens of years of study and my Feng Shui diploma from Singapore. The course ran over and the students asked me to return and teach again.When living through a Connecticut winter any work in Florida is a welcome break from the cold!!!!
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What is a Rain Garden?

A Rain Garden has multiple uses as follows: improving and cleansing the environment/microclimate, irrigation can be minimized and water is stored for these purposes. It creates a visual attraction for people and wildlife. Plants that fulfill the goal are herbaceous perennials and native grasses.
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Gardens for Well-Being

This garden journey cultivates an understanding of the multiple ways which healing and soul restoration happen in a beautiful landscape. We yearn for a place of beauty and tranquility – what better place to find this than in a bucolic garden. Solitude is necessary in a noisy world: to re-center, transform and restore body mind and spirit. There are many levels of healing we will receive in this space – restored peace, connection to self, awareness, forgiveness, calming and much more. Spending time in a garden,that is shaped as an “outdoor room”, imparts cloistering and nurturing. You become one with
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