Silicon Valley 02 (Design by Myron Grossman) traditional-landscape
 

Silicon Valley 02 (Design by Myron Grossman)

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meisoe wrote:
Trees at mature height? - How tall do these trees grow? I like the way the ones on the left of the picture seem to drape over the walkway adding shade. Are they trained to do that?
   Comment   June 1, 2014
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Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
Those appear to be young ornamental pear trees. Usually, they have a nice oval or spreading shape to their canopy. The planting on each side helps create the allee' effect with that lovely green ceiling.
June 27, 2014 at 2:19pm   
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Robert Lawler wrote:
What about tree roots that close to the foundation?
   Comment   February 21, 2014
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Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
These are small, well-mannered trees. If one was worried about roots, trees can be planted with a root barrier between them and the structure. Another trick with trees is to make sure to deep water them to prevent surface rooting when possible.
March 25, 2014 at 4:15pm        Thanked by Robert Lawler
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lifenow wrote:
What are the trees? - I need narrow, upright, seasonal interest?
   Comment   May 21, 2013
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Those look to be flowering pears (Pyrus calleryana) or possibly the evergreen pear (P. kawakamii)
July 1, 2013 at 12:48pm     
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jocsue wrote:
What are the pavers/
   Comment   February 10, 2013
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B, H.
Just would like to know what the green plant is in between the pavers?
March 6, 2013 at 4:00pm     
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The plants in between the pavers look like Baby Tears. It grows in the shade but not full sun.
March 18, 2013 at 3:50pm     
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maudie54 wrote:
Maudie54 - I have a new wall unit coming just a basic Baltic pine with glass doors up top what sort of ornaments look nice no flowers or vases tho
   Comment   October 18, 2012
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I'm not sure what the question may be...?
February 17, 2014 at 1:35pm   
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elprao wrote:
"What kind of trees line the path?
   Comment   February 12, 2012
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jmtilton
Oh my - I agree. No Bradford pear for this application, Please look at growth pattern. Way too close to the house.
July 27, 2012 at 7:50pm     
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sundud
I wonder if these are Chanticleer Pear and not Bradford. Chanticleer have a upright narrow pyramidal form which works ok for narrow spaces. When i was planting Aristocrat Pears for my pavement strip, the nursery guy told me about these trees. And then started noticing them on a number of our city boulevards.
October 24, 2012 at 12:45pm     
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rachael wrote:
Is the green plant between the stone thyme?
   Comment   December 19, 2010
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Sheila Schmitz
It definitely has the look of a variety called creeping thyme. Its scent and durability makes it a very popular choice for planting between pavers!
December 19, 2010 at 2:13pm     
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annewalker19
And in a british winter ? Would it die off
September 28, 2012 at 2:03am   
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kristen davis wrote:
Can anyone tell me what this groundcover is? I need this for my backyard! thanks!
   Comment   September 18, 2010
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naughtykarate
Or wooley thyme...there are severa varietire of thyme that are good for planting around walkways...My suggestion is to try a couple and see what grows the best for you.
July 1, 2012 at 1:23am   
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murieldowle
I think wooly thyme needs some sun
May 15, 2013 at 2:57pm   
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kandy smith wrote:
What kind of pavers are these? Thank you
   Comment   August 7, 2011

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Debra Prinzing added this to 8 Splendid Side Yard Designs
Straight, narrow and wedged between a retaining wall and the home, this side yard could easily feel claustrophobic. Instead, it gives the sensation of walking through a quiet, wooded bosk. When you plant trees in side yards, choose dwarf, columnar or slow-growing varieties that will be happy with the confined growing conditions. In this walkway, a fluffy ground cover knits together the flagstones, and the overall effect suggests a beautifully patterned carpet.

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