Inspired By: Quirky, Playful Greenery

As a long-time member of the Green Thumb Club, I really admire and appreciate the beautiful plants and flowers I see in my neighbor's yards and on their stoops. A few I've come across this year made me take out my phone to capture their quirky fun; enjoy!

1. An old toy truck has a new life as a planter, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn.

2. Flowers planted in a heart arrangement (with an arrow through it which is not well depicted by my photo), Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.

3. A vignette of suitcases, one playfully used as a flowerbed, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.

4. A bright and over-sized chartreuse planter is a fun play on scale, Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

5. Same as above, but the wider shot gives you a better sense of the size.


(Images: Carrie McBride)

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