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Koreman Landscape Company
4 Reviews
Our work
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with strong wood to help prevent storm damage. Plan to enlist the help of a certified arborist to keep your trees healthy and ensure a long life.
with strong wood to help prevent storm damage. Plan to enlist the help of a certified arborist to keep your trees healthy and ensure a long life.
have branches all the way to the ground.The trees should be well adapted to your site’s growing conditions — think native — so they will grow tall and dense
May I use your image please?
“color combinations with shrubs” — Suzanne Brosche
Rhodes Architecture + Light
11 Reviews
Spring Hill Residence
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- Completed: 1999-2000 - Project Location: Kirkland, WA - Project Size: 4,300 SF - Project Cost: $175/SF - Photographer: James Frederic Housel Designed
you in the Outdoor Living section.Full story: The Best Winter Garden Project? Plan for Next Year
things with aggressive roots.More: What to Do in Your Garden Now
“Since you have months of planning ahead without having to rush to get plants in the
delight.Discover more ways to make the most of your side gardenMOREHow to Choose the Best Plants for Your Small Garden11 Ways to Max the Benefits of a Small
creative ways to disguise your rubbish and recycling binsDo you have a small garden? How do you make the most of it? Share your tips and photos in the Comments
“plants” — Evolve Exteriors
JWT Associates
4 Reviews
Sherman Oaks Residence
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SPRUCE UP YOUR BACK YARD #3 Plan a secret seating area. Follow a path lined with bamboo plantings
3. Plan a secret seating area. Follow a path lined with bamboo plantings to a hidden
Plan a secret seating area. Follow a path lined with bamboo plantings to a hidden
lounge chair provides another layer of privacy when you’re seated, making this an ideal hideaway.
3. Plan a secret seating areaFollow a path lined with bamboo
wicker lounge provides another layer of privacy when you’re seated, making this an ideal hideaway.
Plan a secret seating areaFollow a path lined with bamboo
3. Plan a secret seating area. Follow a path lined with bamboo plantings to a hidden seating area and discover the perfect place to kick back and relax
“cool couch!” — heatherehughes
Amelia B. Lima & Associates
11 Reviews
Green Wall
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have a small patio area with a wall behind 3 feet of dirt area, and LOVE your design solution. I live in Victoria BC and am wondering what plants you have
We could make a project for your wall. Consisting of plant selection and the composition on the wall, the irrigation system for it and the design of the
are: Acorus Carex Colocacia Philodendron Heuchera Begonia Good luck on your project!
and I need privacy along an unattractive 6' high fence line. Initially, I plan to start at one end and work on an area about 18'-20' wide. The neighbor's
stones as a first layer so anything I plant won't drown in standing water. I plan to build up the area by about 4"-6" with topsoil. The good news is that anything
“like the living-like wall” — ckrebs
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Parks Residence
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Project considerations. Proper placement and drainage are key. Make sure your fountain is placed far enough from any
you’ll need to catch any splashing around the perimeter of the vessel. If you’re placing it in a planted bed, set it in a buried basin so water can’t seep
Project considerations. Proper placement and drainage are key. Make sure your fountain is placed far enough from any
you’ll need to catch any splashing around the perimeter of the vessel. If you’re placing it in a planted bed, set it in a buried basin so water can’t seep
need to think ahead about how you’d like to deal with the power cord. If you’re placing the pot in stones or gravel, create a space between the rocks so
not your typical idea of a fountain
“water bowl near bench - groundcover is low maintenance pea gravel - compacted so it's easy to walk o” — ddabe
Samuel H. Williamson Associates
1 Review
shwa
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Mulch also adds color and texture to the landscape — include it in your planning process.
— include it in your planning process.
ProfessionalsTalk with your landscape maintenance company about switching to an organic plan. The lawn-mowing
competitive, and your hired company will want to keep you as a client. Communicate that you want to transition to an organic plan. If your current company
“Landscaping” — hgatt
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
6 Reviews
Step Stone Pathway
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mixing mulch, pavers & gravel in an outdoor design. It's a different project than your space, but we thought it might give you an idea about how you can mix
I plant garden paths in many of my projects. It's a terrific look & really helps to soften the space. These type of
More:Garden Edging: Clean Lines for Your Landscape6 Great Tips from Urban Gardens
Mulch as necessary. To make sure your soil is evenly moist, conserve water
keep weeds at bay, apply a 2- to 3-inch layer of mulch in any bare areas of your garden. You shouldn't be able to see any bare soil, particularly when the
quality native hardwood shredded mulch, and avoid heaping it on the base of your plants, which can quickly lead to rotting. Instead, feather it toward the
Good plan for our grass less yard
“Cement walkway” — Susie English
Banyon Tree Design Studio
8 Reviews
'Spira Mirabilis'
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If you touch or brush the wall, how much rust residue do you get on your hands or clothes? We are looking at using bare cold-rolled steel for railing
with a professional to design specifically for your needs, and then find a local steel fabricator in your area to construct the piece you are looking for
Stairs The curved steel wall, a spiral in both plan and elevation, divides the upper and lower areas of the front yard. It is
wall to structurally secure the 5-foot grade change. A curved wood bench projects off the wall, matching the curve of the wall with vertical 2-by-3s. As
the ratio down to the quarter inch. The curved steel wall, a spiral in both plan and elevation, divides the upper and lower areas of the front yard. It is
“Raised metal beds/ design” — caitytaylor1
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