Design ideas for a traditional landscaping in DC Metro.

North Arlington Residence

Traditional Landscape, DC Metro

Woodland Garden: A curvaceous pea gravel path directs the visitor through the woodland garden located at the back and back side of the house. It is planted with drifts of Erie and Chindo Viburnumns, Oak leaf Hyrangeas, Astilbe, Ferns, Hostas.A row of hollies was added to block the view to the son's home. Photo credit: ROGER FOLEY
Design ideas for a traditional landscaping in DC Metro. - Houzz

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blueb53 wrote:October 14, 2012
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    Katia Goffin Gardens
    6 years ago
    Ten to twenty feet this is tall but needs to be skinny.. .. seems like you need a hedge to me for the privacy... How about a hornbeam hedge? You can keep them clipped like the Siberian Elm Matt is suggesting. If I think of something else I will let you know.
  • Debbie N
    last year

    Hi Katia - your work is fantastic! We are trying to create something like this in our back yard. What (non-formal) evergreens do you as a winter backdrop/screen for these woodland settings. We are Zone 7.

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