horticulture + design GALLERY
Solana Beach front yard retreatNew fence, flagstone seating, planting, and veggie beds give this front yard a lot of function and style.
Carlsbad Quilter's GardenMercury Mosaics tile "water trough" radiating from reciruculating water feature
Point Loma corner lotLow maintenance creek bed and planting give modern casual aesthetic without the upkeep
Modern Solana BeachTransformed from Ranch home to contemporary beach house. We worked with contractors leaving no detail overlooked.
Collaboration with ElementalNarrow back yard lawn gets transformed in outdoor rooms with edge and plants.
Normal Heights CharmUrbanite paths and patios re-use concrete from client's old driveway while dry creek bed manages water on long sloping lot in Normal Heights
Front Yard Border PlantingIn this coastal garden grasses, succulents and dwarf conifers all play along nicely together.
Chamomile, yarrow + thyme lawnChamomile, yarrow + thyme lawn in new cottage garden design. www.ElementalDesign.com
Oak Woodland Bocce CourtUnused side yard transformed into oak woodland bocce court with ferns, heuchera, bay / toyon hedge and boulder seating.
Cottage WonderlandPreviously dead lawn. Heuchera, lavender, geraniums, abutilon surround a flagstone patio and herbs grow around the birdbath in Santa Cruz, CA.
Polinator CourtyardRaised fieldstone beds planted with natives, herbs and edibles surrounded by flagstone.
Soquel Front CourtyardNative grass lawn, recycled pavers, sonoma boulders in freshly installed front courtyard retreat
Fremont OlderSpring at historic Woodhills Home on Fremont Older Open Space Preserve where I've been providing horticultural services since 2008