660 water garden landscaping Midcentury Home Design Photos

Laidlaw Schultz architects
Exterior
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How to Design a Concrete Water Feature?
- Notice the concrete edge, but what's the layers underneath that pond of water? - Is concrete a more affordable alternative to cinder blocks or other materials?
I love the look to this and wondering if you could convert this look into a rain garden?
Constructed of reinforced concrete, the minimal, sculptural Koi pond adds visual interest to the courtyard while supplementing the essence of water in the entry.
“simple and not too big” — nadine1968
Robert Leeper Landscapes
11 Reviews
Mid-century Modern Now
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what are the grasses used in this landscape and are deer a nuisance
I like the flattish roof idea but what about water drainage.....?
Even in the arid landscape of Texas, plants can be
Even in the arid landscape of Texas, plants can be grown with little water. These drifts of grasses are bold and simple. Like so many of these successful gardens, the focus is on composition, textures and durability, not just colorful blooms
Even in the arid landscape of Texas, plants can be grown with little water. These drifts of grasses are bold and simple. Like so many of these successful gardens, the focus is on composition, textures and durability, not just colorful blooms.
“all grasses front” — barbjgriggs
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Bonifield Residence
Ideabooks13,161
Questions5
a plan for my herb garden
Would love love love a garden
regularity to the landscape. When life feels anything but, it's nice to know at least one of you has it all figured out.
Try Raised BedsWhen soil was composed of hard clay or sand, raised beds were often the solution. Simply piling new fertile soil in a raised bed creates an instant garden without ba
“planter box” — magking
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Bonifield Residence
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Drought-Tolerant Plants Drought-tolerant plants require less water and are resistant to the absence of rainfall during seasonal dry periods. These plants come in an amazing variety and can be used to create lush landscapes. Euphorbias
water saving plants for front beds
golden yellow garden in San Luis Obispo
use en masse in a garden. Here, using muted yellows from the cooler end of the yellow spectrum works as a background for the brighter colors of the euphorbias and holds the composition together.
plants such as succulents, Bulbine, Leucadendron and other low-water-need plants. This makes irrigation and other landscape maintenance much more efficient and responsible.
Warm yellows. Yellows are not easy to use en masse in a garden. Here, using muted yellows from the cooler end of the yellow spectrum
“Euphorbia” — kingston
spokanemidcentury
Spokane Midcentury - Mary Jean & Joel E. Ferris, II House
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is a ¾ “ drain rock. Drain rock is usually available in most parts of the country in a variety of sizes. Rock Mulch, or Decorative Landscape Rock is often sold at landscape supplies business and can also vary greatly depending the area. This particular rock is unique to an area southwest of Spokane and
from the valley or most of the Decorative Rock available. It has more texture and a neutral color that reminds me of some of the rock used in the gardens of Kyoto. Certainly not an exact match but similar feeling. I also like the fact that it’s local and not imported from out of our area. - Tom Musselwhite
Love the giant boulder! (and everything else about this stunning garden)
The use of pebbles in a garden
“size of boulder (for near fire pit)” — erinfrowe
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Bonifield Residence
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container gardens in your landscape, there are a lot of fun options to go with. From this photo, you can see that you can easily go with wood — redwood, ipe, or other outdoor strength woods are great for the traditional raised bed look. Using terracotta pots or other styles of landscape containers
idea of a vegetable and herb garden in an array of terracotta pots strewn across the deck or landscape. ... For a more industrial look, consider aluminum, stainless steel, or cor-ten steel. They are safe to use as planters and bring a new texture and style to a landscape that may be lacking the arc
incorporation of garden boxes into gravel/mulch
“raised planters” — sdkowale
H3K Design
Tangerine in the Desert
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How was the water feature created?
love the water feature, rock and extra large paver!
Save our planet with eco friendly minimalist gardening with a dash of colour and pizzaz
Entry water feature. I looked around after I rang the doorbell and noticed an original water feature just to the side of the front door. The water feature was low and geometric and reminded me of The Rat Pack in the '60s.
“window casings” — courtneyausmus
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Bonifield Residence
Ideabooks1,677
Questions3
nice mix of landscape plants, or could all be used
Garden with low watering.
drought tolerant landscaping
Nice cape town garden
Front steps landscaping
Ruffalo and Julianne Moore may not be one to aspire to, the backyard project that spurs their romance definitely has me in love. A landscape filled with topography is a landscape that leads to ample visual interest.
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
landscape plants...Garden and rocks...Walled garden...landscape native...low water
“Grasses, succulents , low water” — barbjgriggs
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