12 Low Maintenance Garden Ideas

12 Low Maintenance Garden Ideas

While most people are at home during this pandemic, we’re spending more time outside breathing in the fresh air and enjoying our landscapes and gardens. A record number of people are running to the local garden center, wondering how to update their landscape...
My Favorite Burgundy Plants

My Favorite Burgundy Plants

Shopping for plants can be fun or nerve-wracking. Having a color scheme and sticking to it can help narrow down the choices made for bedding plants. There are four colors I tend to see in any garden, whether it be evergreen or deciduous. Those colors that are it in...
Garden Seating Ideas

Garden Seating Ideas

Garden seating can be nonexistent in most home gardens and often overlooked. However, garden seating gives various attributes in a gardener’s palette of design. You’ve heard the phrase, “Stop and smell the roses” but why not “Sit and...
Flower Garden Color Schemes

Flower Garden Color Schemes

Flower garden color schemes are one of the many ways to gain fluidity throughout the garden. Since I got my degree in fashion merchandising, I am always aware of color, line, and design. In my past life, I put together ensembles for working wardrobes. I always started...
Garden Design for your Home

Garden Design for your Home

A garden design for your home is one of the first impressions guests, and a homeowner sees when approaching. Choosing elements in your garden design can make or break your overall appeal from the outside as well as the inside of your home. Unfortunately, many...
Renew a Foundation Garden with a Landscape Design

Renew a Foundation Garden with a Landscape Design

Garden Budgets Most clients will not mention a budget initially. It is usually a subtle discussion they eventually approach after weighing whether they want to work with you. I received a phone call recently. The initial question was, “Can I get a landscape design and...