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Bordi Prato con ghiaia - Foto e idee

Point Dume Residence
Point Dume Residence
GEL: Griffin Enright LandscapeGEL: Griffin Enright Landscape
A grass path through a rock garden featuring a large rock fountain.
Ispirazione per un bordo prato minimalista esposto a mezz'ombra di medie dimensioni e in cortile in primavera con ghiaia
debora carl landscape design
debora carl landscape design
debora carl landscape designdebora carl landscape design
Martin Residence Cardiff by the Sea, Ca
Foto di un bordo prato mediterraneo dietro casa con ghiaia
Project on a sloping site
Project on a sloping site
Landscapes & CieLandscapes & Cie
Clare Obéron
Esempio di un bordo prato country dietro casa con ghiaia e passi giapponesi
Modern Landscaping
Modern Landscaping
Exterior Worlds Landscaping & DesignExterior Worlds Landscaping & Design
The problem this Memorial-Houston homeowner faced was that her sumptuous contemporary home, an austere series of interconnected cubes of various sizes constructed from white stucco, black steel and glass, did not have the proper landscaping frame. It was out of scale. Imagine Robert Motherwell's "Black on White" painting without the Museum of Fine Arts-Houston's generous expanse of white walls surrounding it. It would still be magnificent but somehow...off. Intuitively, the homeowner realized this issue and started interviewing landscape designers. After talking to about 15 different designers, she finally went with one, only to be disappointed with the results. From the across-the-street neighbor, she was then introduced to Exterior Worlds and she hired us to correct the newly-created problems and more fully realize her hopes for the grounds. "It's not unusual for us to come in and deal with a mess. Sometimes a homeowner gets overwhelmed with managing everything. Other times it is like this project where the design misses the mark. Regardless, it is really important to listen for what a prospect or client means and not just what they say," says Jeff Halper, owner of Exterior Worlds. Since the sheer size of the house is so dominating, Exterior Worlds' overall job was to bring the garden up to scale to match the house. Likewise, it was important to stretch the house into the landscape, thereby softening some of its severity. The concept we devised entailed creating an interplay between the landscape and the house by astute placement of the black-and-white colors of the house into the yard using different materials and textures. Strategic plantings of greenery increased the interest, density, height and function of the design. First we installed a pathway of crushed white marble around the perimeter of the house, the white of the path in homage to the house’s white facade. At various intervals, 3/8-inch steel-plated metal strips, painted black to echo the bones of the house, were embedded and crisscrossed in the pathway to turn it into a loose maze. Along this metal bunting, we planted succulents whose other-worldly shapes and mild coloration juxtaposed nicely against the hard-edged steel. These plantings included Gulf Coast muhly, a native grass that produces a pink-purple plume when it blooms in the fall. A side benefit to the use of these plants is that they are low maintenance and hardy in Houston’s summertime heat. Next we brought in trees for scale. Without them, the impressive architecture becomes imposing. We placed them along the front at either corner of the house. For the left side, we found a multi-trunk live oak in a field, transported it to the property and placed it in a custom-made square of the crushed marble at a slight distance from the house. On the right side where the house makes a 90-degree alcove, we planted a mature mesquite tree. To finish off the front entry, we fashioned the black steel into large squares and planted grass to create islands of green, or giant lawn stepping pads. We echoed this look in the back off the master suite by turning concrete pads of black-stained concrete into stepping pads. We kept the foundational plantings of Japanese yews which add green, earthy mass, something the stark architecture needs for further balance. We contoured Japanese boxwoods into small spheres to enhance the play between shapes and textures. In the large, white planters at the front entrance, we repeated the plantings of succulents and Gulf Coast muhly to reinforce symmetry. Then we built an additional planter in the back out of the black metal, filled it with the crushed white marble and planted a Texas vitex, another hardy choice that adds a touch of color with its purple blooms. To finish off the landscaping, we needed to address the ravine behind the house. We built a retaining wall to contain erosion. Aesthetically, we crafted it so that the wall has a sharp upper edge, a modern motif right where the landscape meets the land.
Front Yard Hardscaping In Salt Lake
Front Yard Hardscaping In Salt Lake
Big Rock LandscapingBig Rock Landscaping
A complete view of this stunning front yard gives the full scope of the space- the lawn, shrubs, retaining walls, gravel, and pavers. This home is a prime example of the benefit of hiring a landscape design and installation team can do for a space.
Traditional Landscape
Traditional Landscape
Idee per un bordo prato classico con un pendio, una collina o una riva e ghiaia
Casa Real
Casa Real
Todd Richesin InteriorsTodd Richesin Interiors
Ispirazione per un giardino tradizionale davanti casa con ghiaia
Hume
Hume
Wheat's LandscapeWheat's Landscape
Immagine di un piccolo giardino mediterraneo dietro casa con ghiaia
Concrete Steps with Gravel Inlay
Concrete Steps with Gravel Inlay
Lonestar LandscapeLonestar Landscape
This customer wanted a pathway that could be used with no upkeep and no tripping hazards.
Ispirazione per un piccolo giardino moderno esposto a mezz'ombra davanti casa con ghiaia
Heritage Pointe #8
Heritage Pointe #8
Twisted Rock Terrascape & Design, Inc.Twisted Rock Terrascape & Design, Inc.
Another great project that incorporated many different aspects of landscaping. Intricate grading in relation to the property and surrounding areas, natural rock slaps and boulders, concrete borders, patios, fire pits, pergola, massive slab steps, retaining walls and great plantings!!! A great pleasure to design and build projects like these!!
Contemporary Food Forest
Contemporary Food Forest
Sweet Smiling LandscapesSweet Smiling Landscapes
Ispirazione per un giardino moderno esposto in pieno sole di medie dimensioni e dietro casa in primavera con ghiaia e recinzione in legno
Railway sleepers used to create edges and raised beds. Box balls add formality a
Railway sleepers used to create edges and raised beds. Box balls add formality a
Alexandra Froggatt DesignAlexandra Froggatt Design
Alexandra Froggatt
Foto di un ampio giardino design esposto in pieno sole dietro casa in estate con ghiaia
Sharp Lines - Iasi
Sharp Lines - Iasi
Roxana HRoxana H
Foto di un piccolo bordo prato minimalista esposto a mezz'ombra davanti casa in estate con ghiaia
Parkland Garden
Parkland Garden
Jenna Samengo LandscapesJenna Samengo Landscapes
Formal structural planting. Metal edge against velvet grass
Ispirazione per un ampio giardino country esposto in pieno sole con ghiaia
Expansive IdealMow Lawn
Expansive IdealMow Lawn
FormLA LandscapingFormLA Landscaping
This IdealMow lawn of native Carex pansa is ready for play! Mown, as it is here, it looks like a traditional lawn. Left to grow, it will form undulating waves of green.
Putting Green
Putting Green
Advanced CurbAdvanced Curb
Foto di un giardino minimal con ghiaia
Écrin au coeur des Alpilles
Écrin au coeur des Alpilles
Agence MORVANT & MOINGEON Paysagistes ConcepteursAgence MORVANT & MOINGEON Paysagistes Concepteurs
Photographe : Gabrielle Voinot
Idee per un grande bordo prato mediterraneo esposto in pieno sole davanti casa con ghiaia
Heritage Pointe #12
Heritage Pointe #12
Twisted Rock Terrascape & Design, Inc.Twisted Rock Terrascape & Design, Inc.
Another great acreage project with fantastic flow and functionality!! Utilizing natural rock and rundle for bedding as well as some bullet-proof plantings this project has great curb appeal and is easy to maintain. Mowers edge makes cutting the grass easy and all the plantings are contained within buttoned up beds. Landscape lighting and accent boulders add to the dramatic scape. PS, the little tree in the front out by the street was planted by the developer and has since been removed.
Xerigardens
Xerigardens
Greenbee Landscape, Inc.Greenbee Landscape, Inc.
These are some of our design and build landscapes with sustainable, eco-friendly design practices in mind. Many of these were Cash for Grass rebate customers or Waterwise Conversion programs where money was awarded through local water districts and agencies.

Bordi Prato con ghiaia - Foto e idee

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