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March 23, 2012
lastone11 wrote:
What kinds of plants are these - the ones on either side of the stairs (low growing lush greenery)
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what is the slope and elevation change from lower grade to upper grade?
    Bookmark   May 16, 2013 at 7:31PM
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Botanica Atlanta | Landscape Design-Build-Maintain
I don't know offhand but those stone slab steps are about 5"-6" thick and the treads are about 12" deep, so you should be able to figure it out from there.
    Bookmark   May 19, 2013 at 7:25PM
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