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Q&A: Garden designer Fernando Wong on creating an outdoor room for all seasons

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Fernando Wong, of Fernando Wong Outdoor Living Design in Miami Beach, designs residential and commercial garden and landscape projects worldwide. Wong started the company along with Tim Johnson in 2005. The firm is known for moving very large trees (the largest so far is a 90-foot tall Kapok) and creating garden follies, pools and pool pavilions, outdoor kitchens and sculpture gardens. Wong made his HGTV debut Aug. 14 alongside Martha Stewart as a judge on Clipped, a competition series featuring topiary art.

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