Piet Oudolf

Piet Oudolf is a renowned Dutch landscape designer, horticulturist, and garden designer, known for his innovative and artistic approach to planting design. Born in 1944, Oudolf is a leading figure in the New Perennial movement, which focuses on creating naturalistic, sustainable gardens using perennial plants, grasses, and a mix of seasonal blooms. Oudolf’s designs are characterized by their emphasis on texture, color, and structure, with an underlying commitment to ecological sustainability. His gardens often feature plant groupings that resemble wild landscapes, offering visual interest and beauty throughout the changing seasons.