Prof. Douglas Kent on how gardens can extend and improve your life (Los Angeles Times)

Regenerative Studies Lecturer Douglas Kent says studies on the positive effects of gardening on health and healing, along with similar studies about restorative landscapes in urban settings, changed the way he approaches landscaping. “For the first time, I started designing from the inside of the house, asking: ‘What was their view when they were brushing their teeth or standing in their kitchen?’” 

This article was originally published by Los Angeles Times on Sept. 1, 2023.