Form follows perennial

Here’s an English-language-friendly overview of one of the installations of Piet Oudulf. He is perhaps on the farthest end of the spectrum when it comes to designing a landscape where the plants themselves provide the structure and the prevailing form of the installation. While sometimes verging on a bit too weedy for us, his approach has been revolutionary for the simple fact that he’s put the plant, and an exhaustive knowledge of plants and their evolving form across the seasons, back into landscape design and architecture.

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