Tom - see below for images we reviewed today. Ryan added the last three. In the first two he liked the pavers with the grass between as a patio idea (rather than pebble rocks) and the last one he liked the "feel" of it as a more private retreat.
like the framing of the patio area and the patio material.
Patio, boarders, grass - really like the feeling of coziness and privacy.
like stone work and grasses
privacy - arbors with climbing roses?
like the grasses
love the small stones
Tall, skinny trees / hedges
Tall planters - like the feel of this
like grasses and succulents
love the grass
privacy - screens inside fenceline with crawling something? could we use this on north side?
love vines that change color in fall
tall trees on side - privacy
favorite sandbox - convert later to fill in with lanscaping
like these trees/ shrubs in a slightly raised bed to frame them
like this plant mix
really like boxwood with grasses. beautiful blue grass in front
like the border
like the framing of the patio area
bench and box planters - like patio framing