Escape to Brooklyn: Where to get a nice gin punch (and a plate of small oysters on ice), via 66 Square Feet.
Do the Math: How many succulents does it take to cover a 16,000-square-foot green roof? Via Inhabitat.
It’s barbecue weather in the Dordogne, too, via Au Coeur du Jardin.
Sneak Peak: Coming next week on Gardenista—Giffords Circus.
Finally, get more ideas on how to integrate a swimming pool into your landscape or exterior home project with our Hardscaping 101: Swimming Pools guide.