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The entire grounds of this Lake Minnetonka home was renovated as part of a major home remodel.

The orientation of the entrance was improved to better align automobile traffic. The new permeable driveway is built of recycled clay bricks placed on gravel. The remainder of the front yard is organized by soft lawn spaces and large Birch trees. The entrance to the home is accentuated by masses of annual flowers that frame the bluestone steps.

On the lake side of the home a secluded, private patio offers refuge from the more publicly viewed backyard.

This project earned Windsor Companies a Grand Honor award and Judge's Choice by the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association.

Photos by Paul Crosby.

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November 1, 2012
spinelli01 wrote:
what is the name of the ground cover with the red flowers? Phlox?
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Marilou Peralta
where do the stairs lead to?
    Bookmark   March 24, 2013 at 12:36AM
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i have no words for job on this house - mind blown
    Bookmark   April 22, 2013 at 12:46PM
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August 7, 2012
chidachava wrote:
Beautiful landscaping! What type of tree is on the right, in front of the stairs?
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It is a Japanese Tree Lilac: Syringa reticulata
    Bookmark   August 22, 2012 at 3:26PM
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Please tell me about the door, building a new house and looking for the right door.

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