markdesign, llc
Interior Designers & Decorators
Outdoor Spaces mediterranean-exterior
 

Outdoor Spaces

Outdoor furniture: Zachary A Design from Moss Outdoor Santa Fe New Mexico.
Photography by: Karen Novotny
URL
http://www.markdesignfirm.com

This photo has 4 questions

B, H. wrote:
Gorgeous mix of color - Sorry to bother you, just wanted to know what plants were used; the red ones are especially bright and cheery!
   Comment   August 30, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
markdesign, llc
No bother at all. That's why I post things on this site. The darker red flowers at the back of the garden are Jupiter's Beard. They also come in white. The bright red flowers you love so much are a red Penstemon. A wildflower from New Mexico and Arizona.
August 30, 2013 at 3:08pm        Thanked by B, H.
Sign Up to comment
stavroula koulocheri wrote:
I love the chairs!. Which is the material?
     Comment   May 14, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
markdesign, llc
Glad you like how they look. I couldn't remember what the material was but it's really the best weight; holds up to wind yet easy to move. Great product and design always make my job easier!
May 15, 2013 at 2:41pm     
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
markdesign, llc
Thanks. It's a concrete fiber material. You can get more information at www.zacharyadesign.com.
on Sunday at 10:02am      Thanked by stavroula koulocheri
Sign Up to comment
bungalowarthouzz wrote:
Gravel enhances seating. - Thanks for the great story. Gravel really does provide beautiful contrast and usefulness. This seating is wonderful too. Can't imagine shipping costs! Would you mind sharing your source? Thank you.
     Comment   May 12, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
markdesign, llc
They aren't completely solid so not too heavy but they are very comfortable. See www.zacharyadesign.com/furniture/the-van-dyke-chair
May 12, 2013 at 7:41am   
Sign Up to comment
Linda Leonhart McCall, LLC wrote:
Wonderful landscape. Question about the path. - What is the material used to fill the pathway? Is it gravel or something else?
   Comment   April 2, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Linda Leonhart McCall, LLC
It's georgeous. Thank you for your prompt reply.
April 2, 2013 at 4:09pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
laslin
Love it!
April 2, 2013 at 4:27pm   
Sign Up to comment

What Houzz contributors are saying:

J. Peterson Garden Design added this to 5 Gravel and Stone Types for a Rockin' Landscape
Crushed Granite Gravel The basics: This one is closely related to decomposed granite, but it's a bit chunkier in texture and size. While DG has quite a bit of silt and almost sand-like particles, crushed granite gravel has larger particles. The texture is not smooth like pea gravel, but this choice is perfect for walkways and patios, as well as for setting off xeric plants. Cost: Crushed granite gravel is sold by the yard for $60 and up, depending upon your location and the size. Those living in more rural areas may pay more for this material, as it's more expensive to truck in than more readily available materials like DG.Advantages: It provides great texture in the garden, and is a step up from DG for gardeners who want a more refined or contemporary look.Disadvantages: It can be hard to locate a source if you live in a more rural area, and it can be twice the cost of the similar but more humble decomposed granite.Special considerations: It's similar to decomposed granite.Maintenance: The upkeep for crushed granite gravel is similar to that for decomposed granite and pea gravel, as it has some of the same qualities as each of those materials.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

Yusimitorne Torneabreu added this to yusimi's Ideas
Yesterday
Chairs
Brenda Kamurasi added this to brenda_kamurasi's Ideas
on Tuesday
Flat roof and gravel
hookahbookah added this to hookahbookah's ideas
on Sunday
PIDDLE added this to concrete
last Saturday
concrete chairs ♡
mpwilde added this to mpwilde's Ideas
July 23, 2014
Cement chairs
Woody Walters added this to woody_walters's ideas
July 21, 2014
gravel section
randouche added this to randouche's ideas
July 20, 2014
Landscape and gravel
tola_victoria added this to Outdoor Spaces
July 18, 2014
Cement Chairs!
drmolitoris added this to Patio Ideas
July 18, 2014
Crushed granite gravel, $60/sq yard or more
lfurfari added this to kitchen
July 17, 2014
garden
fshirazee added this to Yard Ideas
July 16, 2014
Crushed Granite Gravel as opposed to DG, Decomposed Granite.
mimibiz added this to mimibiz's ideas
July 16, 2014
tropical dream house idea
lhdaggett added this to Landscaping
July 16, 2014
PLANT LANDSCAPE / CRUSHED GRANITE
amazinggardens added this to amazinggardens's Ideas
July 16, 2014
Crushed granite gravel
turco3413 added this to turco3413's Ideas
July 13, 2014
Landscape
Cayyenne Corporation, Ltd added this to dts_china's Ideas
July 13, 2014
Sillas en roca
chumanna630 added this to Landscape Ideas
July 7, 2014
Chairs and walkways
Christine Bosley added this to Landscape Ideas
July 2, 2014
gravel with beds
Layers of Color added this to layersofcolor's ideas
July 2, 2014
concrete furniture
mudbug70 added this to Exterior Paint Ideas
July 1, 2014
Landscaping & decomposed granite walkways
carolebeckett added this to carole's garden - patio
July 1, 2014
The basics: This one is closely related to decomposed granite, but it's a bit chunkier in texture and size. While DG has quite a bit of silt and almost sand-like particles, crushed granite gravel has larger particles. The texture is not smooth like pea gravel, but this choice is perfect for walkways and patios, as well as for setting off xeric plants. Cost: Crushed granite gravel is sold by the yard for $60 and up, depending upon your location and the size. Those living in more rural areas may pay more for this material, as it's more expensive to truck in than more readily available materials like DG. Advantages: It provides great texture in the garden, and is a step up from DG for gardeners who want a more refined or contemporary look. Disadvantages: It can be hard to locate a source if you live in a more rural area, and it can be twice the cost of the similar but more humble decomposed granite.
getdanet added this to Shawn Reed Shade Garden Ideabook
July 1, 2014
Gravel rock color
borofsky added this to borofsky's Ideas
July 1, 2014
Red rock and colors of plants
Michele Janis Machado added this to Casa Zezé
June 26, 2014
Cor terracota
stevemcgaw1 added this to stevemcgaw1's ideas
June 25, 2014
mt view
zarym added this to zarym's Ideas
June 21, 2014
Porch
Nathan Kolmodin added this to backyard
June 16, 2014
Patio roof
ncombs added this to yard
June 15, 2014
Crushed granite in reddish clay color
amckechnie added this to Exterior Ideas
June 14, 2014
flower beds
susanminto added this to susanminto's ideas
June 13, 2014
rock for landscaping
mafergeson added this to mafergeson's ideas
June 10, 2014
landscape
tnkdg25 added this to tnkdg25's Ideas
June 8, 2014
Landscape
cormiedl added this to Exterior Ideas
June 7, 2014
Couleurs des cadres et bois
glikshea added this to landscape
June 2, 2014
Weird. That's all
caylajen77 added this to Backyard
June 2, 2014
Decomposed granite
nathansipp added this to landscape
May 31, 2014
rocks instead of mulch
ldjmikol added this to ldjmikol's ideas
May 28, 2014
Lov this backyard
jrenyard added this to jrenyard's ideas
May 26, 2014
Chairs
chris615 added this to Pueblo Style
May 26, 2014
great front porch
Beverly Long added this to Yard
May 25, 2014
plant beds
Brad Jones Contracting added this to interesting details
May 25, 2014
roofover doorway
Gap Dewalagama added this to Gap's Ideas
May 23, 2014
Is this concrete or granite.
braydin added this to braydin's Favorites
May 23, 2014
Chairs
Chris Warren added this to Daytona second house backyard
May 23, 2014
rugged pergola with full coverage
lochry added this to trim
May 21, 2014
Paths
mwellspring added this to Drought Tolerant Garden
May 21, 2014
Crushed granite - could have pavers within it
helenfernandez added this to helenfernandez's Ideas
May 18, 2014
Covered pergola
Deneen Tomayko added this to deneen_tomayko's ideas
May 17, 2014
crushed granite
terlingua2005 added this to santa fe home
May 12, 2014
crushed granite
jhicks11 added this to Yuma Home
May 11, 2014
Front door has a porch over it.
cheintz1954 added this to territorial new mexico design
May 11, 2014
garden / use of gravel in pathways
jill3 added this to jill3's ideas
May 5, 2014
outdoor furniture
artsteedle added this to artsteedle's Ideas
May 2, 2014
Paths
stancil added this to stancil's ideas
April 30, 2014
golf cart path
Konstantina Papounidou added this to Outside/Entrance
April 29, 2014
floor
jacspampets added this to Landscape Ideas
April 26, 2014
crushed granite gravel a step up from dg
petade added this to front yard
April 25, 2014
Little paths of pea gravel lined with lush foliage out the front..
veb3 added this to patio
April 24, 2014
paving
amig27 added this to amig27's ideas
April 24, 2014
colorful flowers in the desert
redsailpdx added this to backyard
April 21, 2014
crushed granit gravel
Shannon Jones added this to shannon_jones231's Ideas
April 21, 2014
Plants
mikimama added this to Landscaping
April 21, 2014
What is the material for ground cover?
luz1981 added this to luz1981's Ideas
April 20, 2014
Gravel
gaelicwinter added this to gaelicwinter's Ideas
April 20, 2014
Concrete furniture
rjrio added this to Courtyard ideas
April 19, 2014
casita patio idea
swifts added this to IDEAS!
April 16, 2014
covered patio
brokenman8 added this to brokenman8's Ideas
April 16, 2014
Cement Chairs
jayphil added this to rock/natural landscapes
April 15, 2014
crushed granite gravel(decomposed granite) $60 per yard? (gives garden texture-walkways, patios
Hilario Cortes added this to hilo666's Ideas
April 13, 2014
Color
jespay added this to jespay's Ideas
April 12, 2014
Chairs
meldoner added this to meldoner's Ideas
April 12, 2014
Stone chairs
junicole added this to Placer - Outdoor Spaces
April 10, 2014
crushed granite gravel
jagnello10 added this to jagnello10's ideas
April 7, 2014
rocks and seating
dtarangle added this to Castillo ideas
April 6, 2014
Simple lines
constanzaramirez added this to constanzaramirez's Ideas
March 31, 2014
Gargolas
dillingham79 added this to House ideas
March 31, 2014
path
gabriellestar added this to
March 30, 2014
Love all the drought tolerant plants and water-wise landscaping. Great for the southwest.
Sonia Brunson added this to front yard
March 29, 2014
Chairs!
geenabee14 added this to colorado landscaping
March 28, 2014
use of crushed granite gravel. Also, planting style and types of plants are ideal for Front Range yard.
edshuler added this to Patio Ideas
March 28, 2014
patio roof
Left Coast Landworks added this to Pueblo
March 28, 2014
Wood overhang, against light brown house. Modern scupper.
lenaczw added this to lenaczw's ideas
March 27, 2014
granite
sasai added this to Patio Ideas
March 23, 2014
flat eve
andreeach added this to Gradina
March 23, 2014
mobilier din ciment
benje added this to home
March 23, 2014
wood window from atop
124webster added this to Finish Details/Specifics
March 21, 2014
Simple soffit. Like rough columns. Like roof water spouts. If will splash too much, can place chain drains at ends.
anneakers added this to front porch
March 19, 2014
simple porch posts
dschwinn added this to backyards
March 18, 2014
Interesting chairs
mb10480 added this to mb10480's Ideas
March 17, 2014
Casita
Scott Parris added this to Santa Fe
March 14, 2014
Landscape
vato5000 added this to vato5000's Ideas
March 11, 2014
Gravel
Elizabeth Steele added this to Cabin Ideas
March 9, 2014
Gravel
heatherhono added this to heatherhono's ideas
March 9, 2014
crush or fine
benje added this to considerations
March 8, 2014
like the modern awning frame
aliciabarr added this to aliciabarr's ideas
March 8, 2014
Like the beds and path contrast (not crazy about chairs).
blanchety added this to blanchety's ideas
March 7, 2014
chaises en fibre de verre !! 50 lbs. chacune!
4bnk added this to 4bnk's Ideas
March 6, 2014
Pea gravfel
Kassidy Mosher added this to Outdoor Spaces
March 4, 2014
Beautiful pathways with amazing outdoor furniture.
Kristen Mason Ramanujam added this to webuser_256154's Ideas
February 25, 2014
Rock
janesuelto added this to janesuelto's Ideas
February 24, 2014
Crushed granite
Jennifer Leibowitz added this to Onyx Hacienda
February 23, 2014
Wood thing
heyperk added this to Pecan Grove
February 17, 2014
Decomposed granite
Rudy Gonz added this to rudy_gonz's ideas
February 16, 2014
simple
Latitude Land Effects added this to Outdoor furniture
February 16, 2014
Concrete seats
Jena H added this to Concrete
February 15, 2014
Concrete Furniture
nicolecallaghan added this to nicolecallaghan's Ideas
February 13, 2014
Chairs
lorez added this to lorez's ideas
February 12, 2014
landscape
catal added this to catal's Ideas
February 11, 2014
Grava roja
tbmadden added this to For Jamie/Dana
February 6, 2014
roof ideas?
lauriegates77 added this to lglandscape
February 1, 2014
Separate planting beds w pathways
Carin Jette added this to Lot 3 Todos Santos
January 30, 2014
those wouldn't go walking! Like that idea
SAUN, Framing Carpenter/Builder, FL Certified added this to saun64's ideas
January 30, 2014
pueblo arch
66mustangconvert added this to 66mustangconvert's Ideas
January 29, 2014
Exterior
jimgrace added this to jimgrace's ideas
January 22, 2014
great awning
bemcgrory added this to Outdoor
January 20, 2014
color
ruqayah added this to ruqayah's ideas
January 19, 2014
walls of the house, garden
izzybod added this to izzybod's ideas
January 18, 2014
Gravel
hayleybmiller added this to Landscape Ideas
January 12, 2014
The color of the pea gravel, seperation of native plants and path.
svet99 added this to plants
January 5, 2014
do not like these bushes
kortneyeveritt added this to kortneyeveritt's ideas
January 4, 2014
chairs
lesleehurwitz added this to Austin House
December 23, 2013
Color
Diana Perez added this to diana_perez1310821's Ideas
December 21, 2013
Camino de piedra
morganyates added this to morganyates's ideas
December 21, 2013
Colours blend with nature
cstedfox added this to Landscape Ideas
December 21, 2013
setting
Naseem Balouch added this to naseem_balouch's ideas
December 18, 2013
GOOD ONE
Naomi Joy added this to naomi_joy's ideas
December 15, 2013
Full coverage folliage
mclerveaux added this to mclerveaux's Ideas
December 11, 2013
Path
Mems My added this to mems_my's Ideas
December 11, 2013
landscape cont.2
ckiddoo added this to Back Yard Patio
December 7, 2013
I like the plantings around the gravel paths
mimgml added this to landscape
December 6, 2013
gravel path
cacquaotta added this to Exterior Ideas
December 4, 2013
crushed granite gravel
SunnyDebe added this to Landscaping
November 28, 2013
Low maintenance landscaping
shamena added this to Exterior Ideas
November 27, 2013
nice
rbonney111 added this to Paul's La Quinta landscape
November 24, 2013
gravel and red plants
Jasmine Nantais added this to jasmine_nantais's Ideas
November 24, 2013
Sol jardin
tijuanamigo added this to tijuanamigo's Ideas
November 24, 2013
.
manudalmeida added this to manudalmeida's Ideas
November 21, 2013
Formato e tom
vaidamazelyte added this to vaidamazelyte's ideas
November 19, 2013
fasado spalva
durene added this to durene's Ideas
November 18, 2013
Stone chairs
mujerosofia added this to mujerosofia's Ideas
November 18, 2013
Seats
Patty Sciortino added this to patty_sciortino's Ideas
November 17, 2013
Paths
slagtyson added this to backyard landscaping
November 17, 2013
hardscape/ gravel/plants
simunovic added this to Rincones y detalles
November 17, 2013
seats
Erin Walls added this to erin_walls's Ideas
November 15, 2013
mix of gravel and decomposed granite
Margaret Haney added this to margaret_haney's Ideas
November 9, 2013
Like side of house
washpark3194 added this to Moab house
November 7, 2013
Nice front entry, inviting, low maintenance
shirleytan54 added this to decorative grlls
October 28, 2013
porch
Jeannine Isom added this to santa fe style
October 26, 2013
Plants, gravel path
richard2730 added this to PEBBLES, RIVER ROCKS, BOULDERS
October 24, 2013
ANOTHER SMALL GRAVEL TO WALK ON AND IN COLOR TOO??
Donna Lewis added this to donnalewis's ideas
October 23, 2013
verandah colors
Erin Horton Harrison added this to erin_hortonharrison's ideas
October 22, 2013
LOVE pergola and low maintenance landscape
hollyhollings added this to Landscape Ideas
October 19, 2013
crushed granite gravel
dsgarden added this to dsgarden's ideas
October 19, 2013
Enclosed raised area with plants
kricket35 added this to Landscaping
October 12, 2013
Organized natural look
lomania added this to lomania's ideas
October 12, 2013
Crushed granite vs dg
Michael Parker added this to michael_parker7032's Ideas
October 7, 2013
Gravel
cychiu07 added this to cychiu07's Ideas
September 28, 2013
Gravel
charity71 added this to charity71's ideas
September 27, 2013
HMMMM
dvcraw added this to Wine Corks
September 26, 2013
Cool
amarar22 added this to Lawn Gone
September 25, 2013
gravel
annebartkiewicz added this to amy
September 22, 2013
Cool chairs
dkoneffko added this to outdoor gates and yard area
September 22, 2013
stone chairs
gorbycat added this to gorbycat's Ideas
September 21, 2013
Crushed granite
bsaunders018 added this to bsaunders018's Ideas
September 21, 2013
concrete chairs
mkmiller92 added this to ranch
September 18, 2013
garden plantings
sifuma added this to karen hills concepts
September 9, 2013
Arabic style
gujaguja added this to French Drain
September 5, 2013
crushed granite
mimifarnes added this to landscape
September 3, 2013
Walkway with gravel
mepertep added this to mepertep's ideas
September 2, 2013
Good color
lboykin added this to kid outside playarea
September 1, 2013
Landscape idea
Alan added this to Ledges Home
August 31, 2013
cool adobe chairs
davidjonestky added this to Garden
August 31, 2013
Crushed Granite Gravel
yogibear1 added this to yogibear1's ideas
August 29, 2013
Landscaping
Sarah Blome added this to yard
August 23, 2013
crushed granite gravel
mademoisellerogena added this to Patio Ideas
August 18, 2013
stone chairs!
miraflora added this to miraflora's Ideas
August 14, 2013
I love those concrete chairs for a different look but I would put a cushion so that it is not so tough and old to sit on but it looks very nice.
meschwab added this to meschwab's Ideas
August 11, 2013
Love the colored gravel for patio
jcrable3 added this to jcrable3's Ideas
August 11, 2013
concrete chairs
nicoronel added this to nicoronel's ideas
August 10, 2013
frente
kmal97 added this to Landscape Ideas
August 8, 2013
garden shapes
ribarov added this to Exterior Ideas
August 5, 2013
alero
marbal city added this to khanahmed's ideas
August 5, 2013
ak
jml13 added this to Sedona Landscaping Ideas
August 4, 2013
contrasting colors of the gravel and the plants; similar to our back yard in Sedona.
brend1975 added this to brend1975's ideas
August 3, 2013
exterior landscape beauty
willydk9 added this to Back Yard
August 2, 2013
gravel
darlenestinson added this to darlenestinson's Ideas
August 1, 2013
Spanish/southwest... Exterior paint.
adaire added this to adaire's ideas
July 31, 2013
Landscape
nmrivera08 added this to nmrivera08's Ideas
July 30, 2013
Outdoor sitting
dzinediva added this to Landscape
July 28, 2013
cool chairs, look like concrete
brad39 added this to brad39's Favorites
July 27, 2013
Chairs
sfskip added this to Landscape Ideas
July 22, 2013
this is what I want... larger than DG -- crushed granite gravel has a brick-like color.
joemarbaniaga added this to joemarbaniaga's Ideas
July 18, 2013
Chairs and gravel
gabrielaballes added this to cabana
July 18, 2013
sillones jajaja
lynnis added this to lynnis's Ideas
July 17, 2013
Garden
mokava added this to Plants
July 17, 2013
pink rock pathway and plants
jamessmirl added this to jamessmirl's ideas
July 15, 2013
garden idea
tdwojcik added this to tdwojcik's Ideas
July 14, 2013
my back yard
janplum added this to front yard
July 14, 2013
gravel & chairs
eastbeach added this to eastbeach's Ideas
July 13, 2013
Love thee idea of these concrete chairs !!
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™