Alois Molitor Ludwig courtesy Andrea Dittgen

A Floral Art Nouveau Masterpiece On April 4, 1969 architect Alois Ludwig died.  One of his works is the floral design on the Majolikahaus in Vienna – a gem for gardeners and lovers of Art Nouveau.   A private residential building close to Naschmarkt, Ludwig adorned the front of the building with majolica tiles creating…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Have you started to think about your garden in geographical terms? Aside from the zone, you are gardening in, what are the micro-climates in your garden? Areas sheltered by trees, buildings or other structures may be warmer and ideal locations for less hardy plants. Low-lying areas may create boggy or marsh-like conditions – perfect for…

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