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Our Design Philosophy

The planning and design of your garden is a very personal process.  The best designs evolve from a partnership with a professional who can translate the “look” you want with the trees, shrubs, plants and hardscapes that work. Site design is a challenge to positively influence your quality of life by creating a visually and functionally pleasing environment.

The process starts with a meeting to discuss goals, lifestyles and fees. 
Prepare for the first meeting.  Bring as many pictures as you can find of what you like, identify color palettes you like and be realistic about your willingness/capability to care for the garden or hire out maintenance.

Elements of garden design you can expect we will consider include:

From there a drawing will be made to pull it all together for your consideration.  The drawing should be considered a long-term master plan.  Be patient to allow a garden to mature in about 3 years.