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Laara Copley-Smith Garden & Landscape Design
3 Reviews
Perennial Planting
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Perennial planting in a contemporary garden. Penstemon, veronicastrum, foxglove, alliums, ornamental grasses weave together to create a taperstry of texture
( certain ones can ) which I have seen in mild winters or in protected gardens. It flowers & flowers over a long period especially if you systematically
returning to garden design, as we’ve seen at recent Chelsea Flower Shows.
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SaveEmail Garden styles and systems can never be set in stone, and this includes the use of perennial plants. Future garden designers may choose to go back
Garden styles and systems can never be set in stone, and this includes the use of perennial plants. Future garden designers may choose to
“metal pergola” — jonathandb1972
Cultivart Landscape Design
Urban courtyards
Ideabooks22,307
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Functional design. Functional design is a keystone of Bauhaus design used widely today in garden design. Instead of hardscaping and plant selection being
another, barely touching, set within an irregular orange border.In modern garden design, we love to have strong, simple shapes interact with one another. But
boundary leads to a design that not only works, but is pleasing.The varied shapes of the features within this section of a contemporary garden could have looked
g outdoor hub. EXPERT TIP: “In a small garden I find the combination of angles and curves a very useful design strategy,” says Mendel. “Curves are a very
“Out” — m8478
ORBIS design
Jesmon Terrace
Ideabooks4,783
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Move Grass Away From Its Traditional Setting Normally a mainstay of traditional garden design, grass can
Creating different zones through landscaping design
SettingNormally a mainstay of traditional garden design, grass can be a great surface material in simple minimalist gardens. Whether it is closely cropped or allowed
for your garden, prioritise them to figure out what’s realistic given the site, your budget and maintenance requirements. This step in the design process
of design is ‘form follows function’. In real terms this simply means what you plan to do with the space will naturally define how it is designed. Therefore
“Garden design” — lisadv1234
Loudoun County Landscape Architect & Contractor
Greensward LLC creates outdoor living spaces for discerning clients in Northern and Piedmont Virginia.
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Narofsky Architecture + ways2design
12 Reviews
Sustainable Long Island Residence
Ideabooks6,015
Questions6
modern minimalist gardens, where the simple plantings lend themself to modern layouts, but what about more traditional garden designs? Normally you would
modern minimalist gardens, where the simple plantings lend themself to modern layouts, but what about more traditional garden designs?Normally you would
modern minimalist gardens, where the simple plantings lend themselves to modern layouts, but what about more traditional garden designs?Normally you would
d ruin is a powerful architectural essay in heavy and light.Contrast in design may just be the secret ingredient that makes something good into something
“long narrow multiple levels” — toddkoppes
Giulietti Schouten Architects
15 Reviews
Water Feature
Ideabooks24,065
Questions5
a neutral color in garden design, so it is no wonder that it combines so well with beige.
worth remembering that green is generally considered a neutral color in garden design, so it is no wonder that it combines so well with beige.
worth remembering that green is generally considered a neutral color in garden design, so it is no wonder that it combines so well with beige.
worth remembering that green is generally considered a neutral colour in garden design, so it is no wonder that it combines so well with beige.
just want a fresh take on mass plantings, consider massing with container gardens. When it comes to massing, the sum is greater than its parts. Here you can
space reveals a solid, linear mass of grass. Next: Browse more landscape design photos See more outdoor living ideas
“Bulrushes” — sandra1159
Contemporary Patio
Ideabooks7,350
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Where is this waterfall fall design located? are there any more photos? Can I speak by phone to the designer?
love the garden decking timber from floor to wall
Create illusions with materials Taking the timber ‘floor’ of the garden in a vertical direction to morph into walls is a clever way to make a small
Create illusions with materials. Taking the timber ‘floor’ of the garden in a vertical direction to morph into walls is a clever way to make a small
privacy and serenity in the garden area.Australian native spotted gumwood was used extensively throughout the garden design, including for the decking and
both privacy and serenity in the garden area.Australian native spotted gum was used extensively throughout the garden design, including for the decking and
“waterfall” — Funktional Space
Ron Yeo, FAIA Architect
San Marino Residence
Ideabooks7,438
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up your space. Your garden space will speak to you if you open your mind and soul and simply listen. My approach to garden design incorporates a bit of
of a good garden designer or landscape architect with whose work you are familiar.Once you have a vision for the shape and scope your garden should take
yearns to become. A successfully executed garden is a collaboration between what the space says and how the gardener interprets that language. This skill comes
from the overall feel of your garden or inhibiting your sight lines. This sometimes requires fortitude, but your garden will thank you in the end.
“Path” — ratchet21
Shades Of Green Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Outdoor Living
Ideabooks49,003
Questions5
What are the dimensions of the boxes? Are they "square foot gardening" standard? What are they made from?
looks like sand or gravel. Wouldn't it hurt to kneel down on gravel while gardening? Thank you for your time, I appreciate any reply.
your local garden center or a garden designer for the best materials for your site. I love the classic four-square grid for a vegetable garden. No matter
this design can work — just scale it to fit.
Grouping four raised beds in a corner is a great solution for smaller yards. It creates garden space
space, raised garden beds are another type of container garden that can bypass the irritating poor-soil problem that plagues many novice gardeners. Building
I would love to make a little garden
“Foot square gardening.” — baker015
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