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June 14, 2013
Josh Holtz wrote:
Hi - what is the decking material used around the pool?
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A schist stone from a small quarry in VT
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February 12, 2013
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peterdamen
The fern is probably Athyrium filix-femina
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Dennstaedtia punctilobula, Hayscented Fern
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December 6, 2012
postmaster wrote:
Love the stone that is used as a water fall. How is this done? What kind of stone. Love this!!
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Laura Delamatyr
I can't identify the black stone, but the silver stone is called, "Silver Mist"
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The coping stone is from a very small local quarry in Vermont. It is a schist with no specific trade name. The waterfall stone was "found".
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3. Plant for a suitable transition. How to soften borders and create appropriate transitions between spaces is a common garden dilemma. Since ferns range in height from 6 inches to more than 6 feet, they can be invaluable in this regard. This garden shows how beautifully ferns can ease the transition between hardscaping and a forested area.Read more about gardens planted on the edge of nature

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Nice pool for a wooded back yard
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shape of plunge rock waterfall
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3. Plant for a suitable transition. How to soften borders and create appropriate transitions between spaces is a common garden dilemma. Since ferns range in height from 6 inches to more than 6 feet, they can be invaluable in this regard. This garden shows how beautifully ferns can ease the transition between hardscaping and a forested area.
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Into whirlpool bath outside?
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Quite rough. But works
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ferns! great for shade
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Everything! Ferns by the pool are magical.
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Ferns between hardscape and main garden area Ferns prefer shade Also plant in serpentine pattern where possible
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J'aime l'idée d'une chute sur une roche, (tant que ce soit sans problème).
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Awesome rock waterfall into pool
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this is enough of a water feature for us
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use ferns to soften transitions
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plant ferns for border
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NW natives. Photo composition.
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ferns and natural stone good for our site
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what about river fern defining some spaces
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Most beautiful woodsy pool area!
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The edge of the pool . . . flagstones?
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transition from woods to landscape
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black stone coping; flat rock waterfall
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Ferns!
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Stone and ferns
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like the waterfall feature - and the curving walk beside the pool. I ask ask see this with a pond feature The ferns add a woodsy touch, without being too "wild" looking.
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plant ferns in the lower creek garden Consider putting a stone border like this to seperate the ferns from the creek.
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love
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Everything:-)
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Débordement de l'eau sur une pierre plate. Transition fougères entre bassin et bois.
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Could our backyard pond look like this?
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Ferns for shade
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Ferns
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gorgeous
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Gorgeous pool but too fancy
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Rock spill fountain and ferns
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space transition
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Natural stone lined pool with ferns
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Beautiful!
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ferns & water
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What a pool!
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Love this feel!
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ferns before woods
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pool coping
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Plant for a suitable transition. How to soften borders and create appropriate transitions between spaces is a common garden dilemma. Since ferns range in height from 6 inches to more than 6 feet, they can be invaluable in this regard. This garden shows how beautifully ferns can ease the transition between hardscaping and a forested area.
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transition
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pool
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Mass planting of ferns, and organic looking pool.
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Softened edges create serene transitions.
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Pool and ferns
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fern transition
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Transition to walkways
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One day if we ever have a pool The ferns may actually look nice
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Dennstaedtia punctilobula, Hayscented Fern
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piscina em forma de lago
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Look it's a waterfall
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more ferns!
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Plant for a suitable transition. How to soften borders and create appropriate transitions between spaces is a common garden dilemma. Since ferns range in height from 6 inches to more than 6 feet, they can be invaluable in this regard. This garden shows how beautifully ferns can ease the transition between hardscaping and a forested area.
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The pool, wow
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