CA Landscapes by landscape designer Donna Lynn - lynnlandscapedesign.com
Examples of various California landscapes.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - On this sunny, south-facing slope, terraced planters for fruit trees were combined with native grasses, colorful perennials, plants with edible flowers and plants to attract hummingbirds and beneficial insects. The boulder drainage wash functions to move rain runoff from...
lynnlandscapedesign.com - A long-left-bare slope is transformed into a charming, multi-level garden room setting with an unobstructed ocean view.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Italian Cypress, Chaste Tree or Vitex and Lavender, all from the Mediterranean Europe, comprise the main plant choices for this front yard palette.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - A cozy seating nook is created in a front yard with a view of a natural preserve.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - A back slope is used to creative advantage - stairs leading to a concrete slide wrap around the back of the pool. A raised flagstone walkway leads to a spa that connects the pool with the hillside.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Several outdoor living sections were created in this back yard where the level grade, useable area is limited. Here, a painted wall partitions stairs leading to a hillside slide from an area with a fireplace. The pool safety fence is used to support grape vines.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - A small patch of grass serves as a place to set up chairs when the fireplace is used and as space for children to play otherwise. Grape vines are grown on the pool safety fence.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Coastal California native plants border a flagstone walkway to the front door in a beach side neighborhood.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Redwoods are planted at the bottom of a slope peppered with mature Oaks to create privacy and screening to the area above. Two plant palettes that included trees, shrubs, vines, perennials and bulbs were used - one compatible with the Oaks and a riparian palette that...
lynnlandscapedesign.com - A path divides an established tropical plant bed with a low water use garden consisting of grasses and grass-like plants with succulents.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Chartreuse-colored, ferny-looking Rhodocoma gigantea, native to South Africa, contrasts with pale, bluish-silver Ghost Plant in a low water use garden that combines grasses and grass-like plants with succulents.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Small garden room, outdoor living space in new condo complex that includes: tile patio, fountain, pots, and Mediterranean climate plants.
lynnlandscapedesign.com - Two succulent wall planters add interest to a bare fence in a garden room setting. Tecoma smithii, planted in a pot that sits on the patio below, is being trained to grow between and eventually above the two planters - it's green foliage and orange flowers adding contrast...