Westover Landscape Design, Inc.
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Romantic Tarrytown Terrace traditional patio
 

Romantic Tarrytown Terrace

Often, less is more. Take this landscape design composed of climbing roses, hydrangeas, and lilies surrounding a bluestone terrace. This small, suburban garden feels both expansive and intimate. Japanese forest grass softens the edge of the terrace and adds just enough of a modern look to make the garden’s owners, urban transplants, happy. “My husband and I were looking for an outdoor space that had a secret-garden feeling,” says homeowner Anne Lillis-Ruth. “We’ve had fun adding furniture, antique planters, and a stone fountain to [landscape designer] Robert Welsch’s beautiful landscape. The white and green plantings provide the perfect backdrop to my collection of colorful table linens, glassware, and china. We love our garden!”
Dean Fisher loved it, too. “The setting is so lovely and relaxed. It evokes the south of France, with its intimate scale and the integration of house and patio through the use of the vines and other plantings.”
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alexmhandy wrote:
Can you give a rough cost of the stonework for the patio? - My wife and I plan on doing a much smaller space than this but this stonework is gorgeous.
   Comment   October 22, 2012
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Westover Landscape Design, Inc.
Thanks for your note. This patio cost $24 per square foot and is installed in a soft base with stone dust. Prices may be lower or higher depending on what part of te country you live it. Good luck with your project!
October 23, 2012 at 4:14am     
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lvdzin wrote:
What type of hydrangeas are used in this patio...are they Oakleaf Hydranges? Did they use a dwarf form of hydrangea?
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motherbear
The variety in the foreground looks like Limelight to me.
May 7, 2011 at 5:34pm   
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Correct it is Limelight Hydrangea.
April 7, 2013 at 3:06pm   
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by Westover Landscape Design, Inc. Tarrytown, NY, US 10591 · 275 photos Romantic Tarrytown Terrace http://www.WestoverLD.com Often, less is more. Take this landscape design composed of climbing roses, hydrangeas, and lilies surrounding a bluestone terrace. This small, suburban garden feels both expansive and intimate. Japanese forest grass softens the edge of the terrace and adds just enough of a modern look to make the garden’s owners, urban transplants, happy. “My husband and I were looking for an outdoor space that had a secret-garden feeling,” says homeowner Anne Lillis-Ruth. “We’ve had fun adding furniture, antique planters, and a stone fountain to [landscape designer] Robert Welsch’s beautiful landscape. The white and green plantings provide the perfect backdrop to my collection of colorful table linens, glassware, and china. We love our garden!” Dean Fisher loved it, too. “The setting is so lovely and relaxed. It evokes the south of France, with its intimate scale and the integration of house and patio through the use of the vines and other plantings.”
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