Category Archive: Home Decor

Apr 04 2012

Native Medallion Winners are Great Landscape Choices

By Gary R. Bachman MSU Horticulturist Coastal Research & Extension Center Home gardeners show a growing interest in using native plants in the landscape, as these have a high tolerance for local environmental conditions. While they have a better chance of survival, they are sometimes limited in their ability to create excitement in the landscape. …

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Feb 17 2011

Right at Home: Atmospherics bring a sense of quiet

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 Last updated 2:22 p.m. PT By KIM COOK HEARST NEWSPAPERS “Atmospheric” decor is characterized by soft textures, transparency, iridescence, opacity — or even all of those at once. It can create a mood of quietude and retreat. And it is, some designers say, popular now as an antidote to an increasingly …

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