Getting Design Inspiration for Shape, Texture and Color from Nature
Jen, Erica and I took a winter trip to the Botanical Garden to hang out and also to get shape, color and texture design inspiration.
Summer gardens are all about the color. It is easier to see texture in the winter.
Shape and structure are also more apparent in winter.
In the greenhouse, cactus shapes are fascinating:
And many other greenhouse plants had exciting shapes:
The greenhouse also provided some color inspiration:
Even outdoors, the winter color palette was amazing.
…And, a Dragon
I really, really wish this lived in my front yard! Seriously.