Whether you are new to having a landscape, confused by conflicting how-to information, or experienced but challenged with a particular problem, I provide my experience and resources to help you with the information and skills you need.
Landscapes have living elements that grow and are challenged by the forces of nature. I maintain long term relationships with many clients to manage changes to their landscape over time.
Plants often ignore nursery tags and information resources. They are highly variable and respond to site conditions, planting methods, management and more! I’ll guide you to increased success with support from plant acquisition, layout, and installation procedures for new plantings through management strategies for long term health.
Plant selection and identification | Invasive plants | Pests |
Maintenance issues | Native plants
Creating and managing a landscape that works with and not against natural processes is a challenging shift in traditional thinking about residential landscapes. If your objective is to reduce your ecological footprint, I can help you achieve your goals while also creating an attractive and inviting yard.
Sustainability | Lawn Alternatives | Low Impact |
Organic | Water conservation
A landscape that attracts wildlife visitors can start with a few native plants, but to create a wildlife paradise it takes meeting broader habitat needs and thinking about your garden differently – as habitat that sustains and allows for natural processes.
Birds | Pollinators – butterflies, bees | Food | Shelter | Water
Remodeling and new construction often results in major changes to the landscape. Allow me to offer an expert, unbiased consultation to guide you before making final decisions on these critical and expensive features that will impact the usability and appeal of your overall landscape.
Building Construction | Pools | Decks | Patios and Walks |Walls |Fences