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Project Alpine House

Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. Wave Hill’s Alpine House gives visitors the opportunity to view our collection of beautiful alpine plants up close. The house and adjacent terrace were built in 1983 by Wave Hill’s Friends of…

Concolor Fir ‘Berkshire Blue’ Debuts at the Auction

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Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. In my first post about the auction items that we are assembling for the Gardeners’ Party on September 15, I mentioned stopping by Windy Hill Farm in Great Barrington, MA, to pick…

A Fine Set of Pruning Accoutrements Prepped for Auction

Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. This preview of auction items for Wave Hill’s Gardeners’ Party next month hasn’t got the scale of the first two posts, but what exquisite workmanship and eminent practicality bundled into one set!…

Pennoyer Newman Pots Take Center Stage

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Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. A recent donation to the Gardeners’ Party auction in September is a trio of pots from Pennoyer Newman, a 25-year-old firm that casts distinctive pots and planters from estate originals. Long a…

A Summer Jaunt Collecting Auction Items

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Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. Wednesday night two weeks ago I took off for Copake Falls, NY, and the home of Margaret Roach, blogger extraordinaire (awaytogarden.com). It was the first leg of a 24-hour circuit collecting some…

Heidi’s First 100 Days

Heidi Siesfeld, Assistant Director of Development for Institutional Support, reflects on her first few months at Wave Hill.   This week I am celebrating my first 100 days at Wave Hill. As the Assistant Director of Development for Institutional Support,…

Gala Planning Leafs Out!

Stephanie Ehrlich is Special Projects and Events Producer at Wave Hill. As the in-house producer of Wave Hill events large and small, I am really looking forward to the upcoming Spring Gala. The Gala Committee, chaired by the ever-stylish Janet…