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Small West Seattle Patio

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West Seattle garden cleanup

The plants from our client’s hillside were largely blocking the sidewalk. Now the sidewalk is cleared and is much safer for walking in this busy neighborhood. Before, the approach to the house was rather boring. Now the entry is welcoming with drought tolerant, colorful … Continue reading

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Seattle curb appeal garden makeover

An attractive landscape makes a great first impression and helps sell a house. Here are  before and after pictures of a garden where we performed a curb appeal makeover.  A huge camellia blocked the window and the path The unobstructed … Continue reading

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Beautiful Seattle gardens in the winter

Pots are a  focal point near the house in the winter. Emerging daffodils complement the red twig dogwood branch. A dish rock reflects the winter sun. Hellebores are one of the most popular and long blooming winter flowers. Pots of … Continue reading

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Solution for a soggy Seattle lawn

A soggy lawn by the tool shed was torn up by the wheels of the lawn mower. Our design elminated that section of lawn and gave the space a clean modern appearance. The pavers provide better access to the tool … Continue reading

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Removing huge tree transforms a Seattle garden

Big leaf maples are prevalent in Seattle but not suitable for many gardens.   The core of this maple was rotted so the tree was removed for safety. A new garden thrives without the competition from the maple. This massive big … Continue reading

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Beautiful and edible fall color in Seattle

The rosy fruit of the Russian kiwi tastes like a cross between a pear and a grape. Blueberries are excellent landscape plants with great fall color. Grape foliage turns many colors while the last of the fruit clings to the … Continue reading

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