By Jan Johnsen
Jan Johnsen’s latest book, Floratopia – 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio or Balcony (Countryman Press, 2021) showcases beautiful flower varieties and suggests design ideas that will have you adding colorful blossoms in all kinds of outdoor spaces.
Floratopia underscores flowers’ role as pollinator magnets and encourages the appreciation of flowers throughout their entire lifecycle. Tips such as those for butterfly gardens, combining grasses and flowers, and deer resistant selections include recommended cultivars and more. All tips are accompanied by lush photos and informative captions to ensure success for gardeners of all skill levels.