Planters in Modern Design

Powerful Planters Modern landscape designs frequently feature raised or modular planters as a way to add interest and solve certain design challenges. Outdoor decks, terraces, porches, balconies, and even standard planting beds can use
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Winter is Coming

The weather has cooled off and the sun is going down much earlier here above the 47th parallel. Irrigation systems are winterized, fall maintenance is finished up, and the holidays are coming soon. Winter
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Bioretention for Storm Water Management

What the heck is a Bioretention Facility? As we have mentioned in a post or two already, much of the work we do for new developments and construction in Seattle revolves around stormwater management
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Tree Planting Season in Seattle

When is the Best Time for Planting? A tree is likely the most important planting in any landscape project, not to mention the most expensive. It pays to give it the best chance possible
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Green Roofs for Function and Beauty

What are Green Roofs? While there is a long history of roofs featuring living plants, modern green roofs are becoming a more common feature in new construction in the Puget Sound region and across
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Xeriscaping

The Xeriscaping Style Xeriscaping is a way of landscaping based on principles of low water consumption. The style originated in the arid Southwest, but has been adapted for other regions of the country. It
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Low Maintenance Plants for Modern Landscapes

Are you looking for a more affordable upkeep landscape or a landscape that is more sustainable?  For decades, conventional yards have been time consuming and costly to maintain.  In many places, this type of
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Winter Interest Plants for Landscaping

Dormant Months Our yards don’t have to suffer through a period of looking inactive and lifeless during the fall and winter months. There are many winter interest plants that thrive and even flower during
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