Houzz is the new way to design your home.
2,680 rooftop garden Beach Style Home Design Photos
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
The hillside garden responds to movement of the wind, flow of the water and warmth of the sun with an artful integration of storm water management practices. Rhythmic landforms and a grassy swale slow stormwater flow, allowing it to percolate into the ground and divert it away from the house. The meandering
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mood of the wind in the garden. Just imagine little wildflowers bobbing their heads and fine-textured grasses being blown back by wind. It’s a dramatic scene. See 8 ornamental grasses to grow in coastal gardens
Be eco-friendlyThe loose drifts of plants in the natural garden can be used as swales to
to control stormwater run-off, as shown in this hillside garden. Plants need to be able to cope with a reasonable amount of water in the soil of such gardens so avoid succulents and other species that need very free-draining conditions.
Dan Nelson, Designs Northwest Architects
View of house from beach
The purple flowers are RED MOTHER OF THYME / THYMUS SORPHYLLUM. You can get more information about the garden for this project on Scott Lankfords Landscape Architects HOUZZ site. Thanks for asking ! Dan
rock garden- purple front, green in the back
as you stroll through the garden. Where it will grow: Hardy to -30 degrees Fahrenheit (zones 4 to 8) Water requirement: Medium to dry, well-drained soil Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 3 inches tall and 3 to 12 inches wide Bloom time: Mid- to late summer
is a fragrant ground cover that works well in sunny, dry spots. Use this vibrant hue to brighten the pathway and guide you as you stroll through the garden. Where it will grow: Hardy to -30 degrees Fahrenheit (zones 4 to 8) Water requirement: Medium to dry, well-drained soilLight requirement: Full sun
b+g design inc.
Island Estates Residence
sunken, rooftop, view
Breakers Beach House
gently angles toward the front door. A rusted steel fire pit is the focus of this ground level courtyard, which is encircled by a curving cor-ten garden wall graced by a sweep of horse tail reeds and tufts of feather grass. Extensive day-lighting throughout the home is achieved with high windows placed
Logan's Hammer Building & Renovation
Puget Sound views
For outside of short walls for rooftop deck
Channel a classic Italian garden with an oversize urn. It's hard to beat the romance of a weathered urn brimming with blooming roses and trailing ivy. Shown: Iceberg Rose with Glacier
Molly Wood Garden Design
Casual Family Compound
Molly Wood Garden Design
garden seating spot...Garden floor...Social garden area...Garden table 2...Garden benches
Resolution: 4 Architecture
Dune Road Beach House