Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
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Davis Square Garden contemporary-landscape

Davis Square Garden

A structured urban garden nestled in the heart of Davis Square provides usable outdoor spaces for an active, modern family. Tightly crafted wood screens provide privacy from the bustling streetscape and enclose half of the garden. Lichen-covered granite blocks from Maine form a seat height bench along one edge of a richly patterned brick terrace, and an elderly pear tree shades a fantastic outdoor dining room. Native shrubs, ferns, grasses, and other drought tolerant perennials soften edges and create multi-seasonal interest. An herb and vegetable garden along the north side of the property creates a productive and meaningful use of limited space in an otherwise forgotten part of the garden.

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April 14, 2013
nahteo1 wrote:
Need ideas on creating an intimate outdoor dining area - I really like that wooden wall structure that acts as a border for this dining area. Is this something that can be purchased or is this custom made?
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This was custom made. The material is all western red cedar... All of the fasteners are stainless steel. Perhaps if you reach out to a fence company you can discuss options that will be most durable for your climate and exposure. Good luck!
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