123,534 Sustainable Planting Home Design Photos

Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Informal Garden, Winnetka, Illinois
Ideabooks8,944
Questions4
One of the most stunning planting ideas championed by the Arts and Crafts designers was the use of monochromatic plantings, with white gardens being the favorite.
LANDSCAPE. beautiful mix of plants, lush, central focal point
but the garden overall is anchored by a strong arrangement of greenery.Some designers are updating formal gardens with more sustainable plantings. In California, native plants such as Baccharis ‘Centennial’ and Ceonothus griseus var. horizontalis ‘Yankee Point’ are two low-water natives that tolerate
partitioned areas of the larger garden that have different planting schemes, ornamentals, water features or hard landscaping.One of the most stunning planting ideas championed by the Arts and Crafts designers was the use of monochromatic plantings, with white gardens being the favorite.
“Garden art” — robinsprice
Secret Gardens
Longueville
Ideabooks8,004
Questions4
Hi, could you advise what the plants are in the middle and top right of the shot. They both look like dracaenas. Thanks.
dramatic use of space and plantings
difference in the planting. The strong architectural shapes of the plants balance the whole design — the plantings are more than just a fill-in.See more of this terraced Sydney garden
The site contains a series of outdoor rooms at different levels, surrounded by lush plantings and comfortable outdoor
Give plants a good startNo matter how tough and drought-resistant a plant is when mature, it still needs to be pampered a little when it’s first planted. Trees in particular. Dig some organic manure or peat and slow-release fertiliser into the soil when planting and water thoroughly.
“Jardin” — veronicaaraujo
Carson Douglas Landscape Architecture
8 Reviews
William Joyce Design Southern California Vineyard
Ideabooks17,787
Questions4
What are these plants called & do they grow in the shade?thanks!
inquiry. These plants are drought tolerant and coastal tolerant. You can find the specific names above in this trail of comments. If you need help with other plants for Orange County, feel free to give us a call and we can help you out.
I live in Newport Beach on the back bay and I must plant orange county
county Coastal drought tolerant plants, is this what these are? Could you give me a list of names of these plants? Thank you.
I'm afraid i don't think it would be hardy in zone 5. I wouldn't plant it anywhere that gets below 20-30 degree F at any point in the year because the leaves will freeze.
plectrnathus and the little plant that multiplies itself
“Lavender” — chloee0206
ecocentrix landscape architecture
19 Reviews
Encino Hills Contemporary
Ideabooks8,570
Questions3
What are the taller plants near the wall?
I also would love to know the spiky plants by wall and the grass in the foreground. Thanks.
Beautiful concept, what are the small plants in the foreground?
What temperatures does this plants need? Can they survive with little frost in winter?
low-growing mass planting; lamb's ears might just work fine
like the mass planting to create a streamlined landscape
planter box. taller plants add depth
like the plants against the white wall. like the ground cover in front of white wall.
Like the plants against the back wall
by hardscaping. This superb glaucous planting scheme fills the space with pattern and texture. The rhythmic, linear planting puts movement into the design and emphasizes the pattern clearly.
“Texas” — Nigel M
Envision Landscape Studio
9 Reviews
Lafayette 2
Ideabooks1,476
Questions1
Plant choice for a new stone stairway , softens the hard scape nicely!
rows of plants in planter - not masses but very orderly
Sustainable planting
Steps, fence. fence posts, plants
Garden plants and layout
Cool steps and plants
What are the grass plants?
The plants
“front steps” — Jac Tiong
CK Architects
12 Reviews
Front Elevation
Ideabooks6,122
Questions5
what kind of plant is yellow/ orange colored one?
The purple plant is Russian Sage, not lavender.
bushy plants in the front will reduce water needed for our front yard
lawn and plant perennials instead for a lush landscape that sets your house apart.
Array of plants in cottage gardens
other maintenance costs. A front yard renovation can be a prime opportunity to consider which site elements can be made more ecologically sustainable. New plantings and lawn alternatives can help your new front yard conserve water. Strategically placed trees can help reduce cooling costs in summer by
9. Replace a lawn with flowers. Dig up part or all of your front lawn and plant perennials instead for a lush landscape that sets your house apart.10. Repair the driveway and paths. Cement, stone and pavement all can split and crack over time. Repairing or replacing damaged areas can do wonders to freshen
“conservation” — sbrown424
Sally Stoik Landscape Architect
Middlebury
Ideabooks3,777
Questions2
there is space to plant before wall starts
Very thin edging used to separate grass from plants, and possibly avoid additional labor of hand-edging
Sustainable plants in planters
backyard, wall, pathway, plants
stonewall and shape planting
I like the orange plants
“Fireplace, planters” — lauriedare
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Park Residence
Ideabooks663
Questions0
use of sustainable plants and the colors and textures of the grasses
really like to low growing plants with a few small trees to add height
Round area and grass plants
Pathway and plant selection
“backyard 7” — raghuareddy
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