Union Pier , Michigan
Set in Union Pier is a spectacular jewel: Warren Woods Park. This primeval forest resembles a natural cathedral with its towering beech trees. It has gorgeous hiking trails along the Galien River. In the spring, the wildflower pageant is a memorable sight. This Park is a wonderful spot from which to get ideas for trees you can grow yourself.
Planting a tree or nurturing an existing tree is the ultimate long-term investment in your garden. Trees can be useful in solving design problems (i.e. screening the neighbor's swimming pool) as well as creating a year-round, low maintenance architectural specimen and focal point. The Country Gardener designers will work with you to choose trees to create a woodland, to put in planters for drama, to enhance your garden border and to provide a piece of living sculpture.
The Michigan Dunes and surrounding terrain comprise a fragile eco-system. Using inspired design and incorporating carefully chosen native plants, The Country Gardener will help you to achieve a beautiful low-maintenance garden.
Our designers create landscapes based on your specific site and individual preferences. Our craftsmen specialize in natural stone pathways, walls, and patios. Master Gardeners plan and supervise the building of hardscapes, as well as the installation of perennial plants, shrubs and trees. And we offer extensive continuing maintenance programs for our clients.