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How do you keep a ground cover like this from going all over the garden into areas you want to keep as lawn?
In instances like this, we would specify garden edging to prevent any unintended spreading into lawn areas.
Garden steps to a mystical place.
Shade garden, colors & textures
Love garden...zen garden...Cozy garden design....open garden...garden lighting...Woodland Garden
Northern Virginia Full Service Landscape Design Build Firm
We pride ourselves in designing unique landscapes that are a reflection of our clients desires and budgets. Projects range from outdoor kitchens, decks, fireplaces, construction to custom landscapes.
Philip Nimmo Design
Luxe West Hollywood Residence
hedges with decoration or sculpture in the middle.
Formal rose garden with boxwood, fountain/birdbath in center
Any garden has my name all over it. Now, let's find a green house
GARDEN. LOVE. BEAUTY. TILES. YASS. SECRET. SPYRO THE DRAGON.
This formal-style topiary garden is stunningly enclosed with green walls and overlooking trees. The combination of stone and lush topiary hedges is always a successful one.
Personal Garden Coach
A stunning monochromatic garden in Lotusland. Two giant ice-blue succulents mark the entrance into this garden whose color theme is enhanced by blue grasses and a striking blue container. Design credit; http://www.lotusland.org/ Photo credit; Personal Garden Coach
fantastical display. Using containers, fabrics and decorative accents to reinforce the color scheme adds interest. Here the pathway is even edged with large chunks of translucent blue glass.
Gardens are made even better, too, when they're accessible through a gate. Framing a garden - whether its with a fence, shrubbery or just the illusion of a barrier - adds an element of surprise and excitement. garden columns
Blue in the garden Green compliments, but so do pink, purple and yellow.
Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
Peninsula Estate 03 (Design by Suzman Cole Design Associates)
Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.SaveEmail Use decorative elements. Statues, urns and planters, and water features are all elements of French garden design. The key is restraint. A simple fixture at the end of a gravel path is all you need as a focal
Garden arch and Boxwoods gravel path
Feature point in middle of herb garden similar
focal point for north end of path alongside tennis and /or for room beyond guest room/kitchen garden
arbor in the distance shelters a garden bench, but it also serves as a frame to highlight a classical sundial placed at the cross section of two intersecting pathways, transforming a once-unnoticed corner of the garden into a charming focal point.
Use decorative elements. Statues, urns and planters
Aloe Test Garden
Custom multi-level vegetable beds and an in-ground BBQ pit add function to this contemporary garden space.
Paver walkway around planter boxes, garden setup, simple trellis, it all looks decorative even though its functional/edible!!
Perfect raised garden beds
vegetable garden and fence
raised wooden garden
Nice fence, patio/stone/rock, garden beds
container0 raised garden
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Gardens by Gabriel
Lush Los Osos Landscape
Grasses combine to form this coastal eclectic garden space: carex, stipa, pennisetum, and more.
overall look is a blend of cottage and traditional, a nice mix for a home garden and certainly up to handling coastal weather.
A joyous celebration of plants — with their unique traits, forms, habits and blooms — adds up to a garden with a charismatic and engaging attitude. Colors may clash for surprisingly
surprisingly successful pairings, like orange and pink or gold and purple. This garden challenges conventions. It is a single composition created by the pairing of exotic and native plants. Carex, Stipa and Pennisetum — carefree ornamental grasses — intermingle with Gaura and kangaroo paw in what some may
Historic Landscape Design, Wilmette Illinois
Architect. I would love to have this used as a training for a group of University of IL. students or an apprentice for the designer who created this French garden-symmetry (Schmechtig). My daughters could plan a wedding on our front lawn, if this dream was ever fulfilled. I can visualize my house at the back
could lead down into my front woods. My drive would be at the left of this picture leading under my present portecochere (so it would NOT be a sunken garden, but elevated) and not leave room for the catmint (which I know already grows in my sunny frontyard). And, the yard to the right of this picture would
French garden, central statue, lavender, roses
Helen Rose Wilson Garden Design
Bee and Butterfly garden
total novice and not handy at all. We have just had 3 trees cut down in our new home and I would love to make a stepping stump adventure corner in out garden. How do I stabilise the stumps to the grass?
stepping stones in the garden :)
varied height tree stumps as a garden feature
stepping stone path or circle them round to make a seating area. Smaller wood slices make great stepping stones for very young children.5. Butterfly garden. Enchant children by attracting caterpillars and butterflies to your yard by planting milkweed, purple coneflower and other butterfly-friendly plants
Connect to natureDevote a corner of the garden to bees, butterflies, birds, frogs and other forms of wildlife. Here, the beautiful planting is designed to attract bees and butterflies with sawn