29,964 sloped yard Landscape Design Photos

Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Hill meadow
Ideabooks4,539
Questions3
do well in your area. This is also a good option for sloped yards, where hardscaping would be more difficult.
sloped yard native meadow garden -- native plant little water
cool stairs... maybe at back of yard instead of side?
plants. Soften the edges of a mostly hardscaped yard with climbing vines and flowers. This works especially well in small urban gardens, as the climbing plants provide greenery and privacy, and make the yard seem more spacious.
a staffer at a good garden center should be able to guide you in choosing plants that will do well in your area. This is also a good option for sloped yards, where hardscaping would be more difficult.Find plants native to U.S. regions
“Path way ideA” — fungracing
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
B Willow Spring
Ideabooks3,060
Questions3
Side yard fruit and vegetable garden with steel planters.
How high is it from the top to the bottom of the slope?
Hi. I'm trying to determine how high the drop off (slope) is and how far out you had to go from the top to the bottom...I guess like height and width?
Sloped yard design perfect for redo on hill.
Wonderful way to use a slope for landscaping the yard....
Steel planters built into planted slope
happy growing on slopes as in level beds, so construct flowerbeds that rise up from a path, creating a green, enveloping corridor. Small steps cut into the bank will give you access for weeding and pruning.
2. Build a banked border. Most plants are just as happy growing on slopes as in level beds
“scarpata vicino laghetto” — n92mnnmg
Aaron Gordon Construction, Inc.
10 Reviews
Outdoor Deck and Garden
Ideabooks2,661
Questions1
sloping hill - planted rather than retained
Another idea for a sloped yard.
possibility for our back yard - no deck, of course
great relaxed planting ideas for our sloped side yard
Walk on the wild side. Planting a slope with a relaxed mix of hardy, lo
like the garden on a slope.
Would love our yard to look like this!
Crazy quilt plantings on a slope
Nicely-done back yard up-slope w/ little care - IF
Love the retaining wall. Don't want a sloped yard but this is still
wild sidePlanting a slope with a relaxed mix of hardy, low-maintenance plants, rather than neatly lined-up specimens that require a lot of care, is a great way to make a garden slope attractive without the need to clamber around on it with the secateurs every weekend. This slope has wooden steps leading
“high ground next to dirt road” — fesenjam
KellyBaron
3 Reviews
French Country Estate New Construction
Ideabooks4,879
Questions2
Artful garden path with mixed plantings - good for back yard - LOOK
I love this idea on a sloped yard.
Squeeze in a seat. A cultivated sloping garden like this one is not best suited to entertaining or playing, but it is perfect for sitting and relaxing. The steep slope here has been
Patio slope, put a sitting place
Squeeze in a seatA cultivated sloping garden like this one is not best suited to entertaining or playing, but it is perfect for sitting and relaxing. The steep slope here has been walled to create beds, but a horizontal slither of lawn, just big enough for a bench, has been included in the design, providing
9. Squeeze in a seat. A cultivated sloping garden like this one is not best suited to entertaining or playing, but it is perfect for sitting and relaxing. The steep slope here has been walled to create beds; a horizontal slice of lawn, just big enough for
“Greenrry” — beansbilly
Matarozzi Pelsinger Builders
4 Reviews
Cow Hollow Historic Home
Ideabooks12,499
Questions6
constructing large concrete retaining walls, and installing a storefront folding door system at family room that opens onto rear stone patio. Rear yard features terraced concrete planters and living wall. Photos: Bruce DaMonte Interior Design: Martha Angus Architect: David Gast
steep slope; concrete wall with trellis
Love the way this yard is terraced.
Like the green wall in the back of this sloped yard.
Plant a living mural. If your garden slopes upward,
Design the terraces around different themes. Terraces cut into a sloping garden gain extra style points when each is given
Beautiful landscaping for a sloping yard
” — Joanna SimmonsYour garden dreams may have been slowed down by your sloped yard, but don’t give up hope. Simmons walks us through banked borders, terraces, zones, vertical gardens and more.Full Story: 11 Solutions for Sloping Backyards
“Principles - Emphasis” — raebmoore
Cathy Schwabe Architecture
6 Reviews
Russian River Studio
Ideabooks12,197
Questions2
Love the design... just not sure if it is big enough for our future lake house and if it would be conducive to a sloped lot with a basement underneath...
grade situation and how outdoor space was provided -- for one way of addressing something similar look at the Mendocino House on my site which is on a sloped lot and has a partial basement (840 SF, 2 BR) where a deck (which increases the footprint) is incorporated as well as and a front terrace. Interesting
Tree on right side and idea on slope
Carve out a private spot on a hill...good thought for the front yard!
rock wall "carved' into slope, creating a sitting area
spot with a stone retaining wall. A single stone retaining wall is another option for those with a hill to contend. This works best with a gently sloping hillside; use a terraced-garden approach (such as the one in the previous photo) on steep hillsides instead.See more of this inviting studio
“Steps and patio for granny driveway” — Linda Hecht
Jay Sifford Garden Design
9 Reviews
Front Garden, July 2011
Ideabooks1,384
Questions0
Formerly a problem front yard, I removed all the grass, enlarged the beds, and created a series of ponds and waterfalls on an "unusable" hill.
Perfect pond for our sloping yard
steps and a water garden to best use a sloped lot.
How to design a great garden for a sloped lot: http://www.houzz.com
Great way to deal with a sloped yard.
Sloped yard - tiered water feature and plant garden around
Good idea for my sloped yard
front steps. My solution was to carve a tiered water feature into the side of the hill and plant a garden around it. Let’s find a solution for your sloping yard that really works for your lifestyle, then discuss how to build a garden around it.
“steps” — Tim Mohler
GEL: Griffin Enright Landscape
Sunset Residence
Ideabooks1,025
Questions3
Go green. Steps are a necessary ingredient of a sloping garden, but you can create a very naturalistic effect by growing grass on them. These stairs are covered with Korean grass, which is tough and bright.
green steps for a sloping yard
Go green. Steps are a necessary ingredient of a sloping garden, but you can create a very naturalistic effect by growing grass on them. These stairs are covered
Cool idea for backyard slope....with ornamental grasses
Slope. These stairs are covered with Korean grass, which is tough and bright.
necessary ingredient of a sloping garden, but you can create a very naturalistic effect by growing grass on them. These stairs are covered with Korean grass, which is tough and bright.
“Yard” — scap6
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