378,327 sustainable landscape Home Design Photos

Samuel H. Williamson Associates
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shwa
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pros: cool, potential for bulbs, hostas, edible landscape cons: leaves and fall maintenance
stabilize soil temperatures, slow soil erosion and compaction, and reduce weeds. Mulch also adds color and texture to the landscape — include it in your planning process.
6. Use organic mulches. A 3-inch layer of mulch will help reduce water evaporation, stabilize soil temperatures, slow soil erosion and compaction, and reduce weeds. Mulch also adds color and texture to the landscape — include it in your
your current company is unable to provide organic service, find somebody else. Search for Houzz landscape contractor professionals using phrases like “organic lawn,” “ecolandscaping” and “sustainable landscape maintenance.”
“good use of mulch for color and texture, plus helps reduce water evaporation and stabilize soil temp” — windsorlakes42
Grants Gardens
Sarasota Sustainable Landscape
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Grants Gardens developed a naturalistic and sustainable waterfront property. A bayfront property that had to withstand drought, floods and salt water from storm tides. The final design is a sustainable tropical beach with sandy soil held in place by Florida native plants.
should be maintained and protected. If your property is lacking this vegetation due to a major storm or construction activity, consult with a local landscape architect on how to reestablish this important habitat.
“Circular stairs” — ed1460
Grants Gardens
Sarasota Sustainable Landscape
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a naturalistic and sustainable waterfront property. A stone-lined rustic steel firepit with bay views acts as a focal point and gathering spot for evenings. A bayfront property that had to withstand drought, floods and salt water from storm tides. The final design is a sustainable tropical beach with
sustainable native florida landscaping, fire pit
“Plants” — monteferario
Northern Virginia Landscape Architect and Custom Pool Builder
Pristine Acres is committed to offering the highest-quality, most professional landscape design/installation services with the best customer service in the Washington DC Metro.
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Shades Of Green Landscape Architecture
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Tiburon Bay House
Ideabooks255
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Platinum building by Butler Armsden Architects, the Tiburon Bay House features an innovative and sustainable landscape. Native lawn, permeable surfaces, and a gray water system were all integrated into the landscape design. Great care was taken to reuse existing materials and drought tolerant plants. Existing
“Tufted lawn” — jenmich1
creations landscape designs
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California Native Succulent Front Yard
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Landscapes and gardens are always a work in progress. There will be a give and take as you discover how to succeed with your garden organically. Rama Nayeri, owner of Creations Landscape Design, specializes in native plantings and sustainable landscapes in California. She says, “I believe that gardening
is much like a science lab. You play around until you find the right combination.” Your turn: How does your organic landscape grow? Tell us in the Comments.More: Lay of the Landscape: Natural Garden Style
“Plants” — mnkingcali
Soil Retention Plantable concrete systems®
Green Parking with Drivable Grass® Permeable Grass Pavers
Ideabooks367
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this photo the lawn is only as big as the parking area. One of the reasons that large expanses of turf, sod or lawn are hardly visible in sustainable landscaping plans is that the shallow root systems of many kinds of grasses make them high-maintenance water guzzlers in the summer. The roots mesh together
together with the compacted earth to form a fairly tightly knit sod, decreasing the rate of water infiltration compared to other kinds of landscaping.
this photo the lawn is only as big as the parking area. One of the reasons that large expanses of turf, sod or lawn are hardly visible in sustainable landscaping plans is that the shallow root systems of many kinds of grasses make them high-maintenance water guzzlers in the summer. The roots mesh together
“Drivable Grass! to gain back extra turn-around we eliminated. Put between spa and pool house area,” — Maggie Whitcomb
Shades Of Green Landscape Architecture
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Tiburon Bay House
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Platinum building by Butler Armsden Architects, the Tiburon Bay House features an innovative and sustainable landscape. Native lawn, permeable surfaces, and a gray water system were all integrated into the landscape design. Great care was taken to reuse existing materials and drought tolerant plants. Existing
“6” — Wai Yan
sustainable garden design perth
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Garden Screen
Ideabooks5,196
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spade are just as much fun now as they were half a century ago. This industrial-style sand pit and planters are the perfect addition to this sustainable landscape design.
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“Sandpit in the vegi patch” — eview463
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