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Alford Residence


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February 13, 2013
littlewhitedove50 wrote:
what are the purple flowers
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Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
These are Geranium maderensis.
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Vanida Pungpravat
Love them too. May be easy to maintain.
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November 12, 2012
Margery wrote:
What type of wood and grade is used for deck? Thanks
March 29, 2012
jstoffels wrote:
on these concrete stepping stones in the yard, is it hard to maintain the grass surrounding the stepping stone

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jenniferruth added this to Patios and Gardens for Mediterranean Climates
February 19, 2015
The purple flowers are Geranium maderensis.
Babak Abdollahpour added this to vartan
February 13, 2015
grettelalfaro added this to deck y terraza
January 20, 2015
Deck dos niveles
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January 11, 2015
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January 10, 2015
Perfect walkways
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December 31, 2014
Side of house
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December 30, 2014
materials, change in orientation of boards, use for deck and raised walkway
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November 30, 2014
Deck cross boards don't run to edge
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Decking steps
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November 16, 2014
Nice juxtaposition of decking, path and plantings
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transition of decking
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Side Kitchen stairs/deck
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patio stones with grass
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Wood steps
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stepping stones
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large "steps" to change levels
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out to backyard
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side yard
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August 24, 2014
good color
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August 21, 2014
Purple geraniums marderensis
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August 18, 2014
Interesting step/platforms
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August 14, 2014
Looks basic for upkeep
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okolo domu
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Asters - deadhead & they will bloom into fall. Also cut back to ground before winter
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July 16, 2014
Like the steps off of the deck to the sidewalk
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July 15, 2014
Platform deck
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Big grassy steps from timbers?
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July 12, 2014
I like the purple flowers. Pretty color, pretty shape
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Could be sage with cactus or other/
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Staggered step platforms
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Side of house
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steps and then cement to angled wood deck?????
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Half moon steps from my back door
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Tall grass and purple bushes
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Purple flower
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border planks
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As a deck off back door
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Box steps
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Purple bush flower
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Flowers for front
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Not wood but looks like wood
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Stepping stones
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Between pool and fence
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Deck option
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Geranium manderanis
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beautiful use of materials and journey
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Wood and concrete paver combo
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Side yard
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Stairs off deck
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purple flowers - geranium maderensis
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Nice shape deck
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Purple flower
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Rock path
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casa nueva
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geranium maderensis purple flower bush
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Purple flower
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the deck
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timber and stone
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Stepped wood deck
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Deck pattern
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looking the other way
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pavers, steps
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Purple flowers
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Love blue trim. Work well!
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Side yard
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Front porch leading to south
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Would be adapted to our elevation
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Large steps to ground level
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deck side stairs
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Rain chain
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design of walkway
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Instead of deck?
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Purple flowers
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Walk way
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Purple flower
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Where to get geranium
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March 1, 2014
For the courtyard into the back yard. Great idea!
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side path
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February 26, 2014
Path with deck
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February 26, 2014
Use of steps, plants and color for side yard
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February 24, 2014
grass, stepping stones, minimalist
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Purple bushes
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February 17, 2014
steps to back
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February 17, 2014
i like the idea of alternating the direction of the wood with each successive level
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the plants
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Pretty Asters as a border.
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A back yd
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path idea
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Garden gardenia
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Love those geraniums
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Could be a wickes customer
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rain chain
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January 19, 2014
Idea para el formato del piso del deck de guayamuro
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Back deck steps - but with two border planks
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pathway planks w/ flowers, scrubs
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منزل جانبى
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stones, bushes.
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Purple flowers
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December 30, 2013
Yard with wooden planks
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December 29, 2013
Like small garden path way
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Tall geraniums
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Giant geranium
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narrow path
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side of house. stone walk
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Back of the house
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Deck stairs? It'd be nice to be able to easily turn down path towards gate from the stairs.
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November 6, 2013
Like large stones
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November 6, 2013
El camino con los jardines
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Nice decking
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lantai kayu
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Purple flowers
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walk way to barn idea
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Outdoor small space
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Pretty purple plant
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Purple flower
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Purple flowers
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stone steps offset
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Great looking pathway
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mini pergolas
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Walking stones
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Like these flowers
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Jardín con deck
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Tall grass
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Side yard walkway
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platform steps
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Deck steps
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Rain chain
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Change of direction
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