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Windsor Companies

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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toby07 wrote:
Could you please tell me what flowers are used in the containers? They thrive well on the lakefront.
   Comment   April 9, 2012
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anney007
The red flowers actually look like double bloom impatients to me.
January 29, 2013 at 6:32pm     
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dionnedaley
Is it possible to get a "how to" instruction verbiage on putting together one of these pots yourself?
March 12, 2014 at 1:30pm   
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