Category Archives: Drought Tolerant

Lawn Goodbye: Hello Putting Green

“Our backyard is now the perfect place to entertain, dine, relax and play!” – John & Julie This 2017 Project begins with a wonderful Palo Alto family of four wanted to get more use of their backyard.  Their existing backyard … Continue reading

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2016 YEAR IN REVIEW

This has been an abundant year of gardening! Planted in 27 gardens; 12 on-going and seasonal update clients. 14 New Clients! Each project is all ways, always unique to the spaces and clients that employ me. As I tackle only … Continue reading

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Quaint Gains Dramatic Curb Appeal for Neighborhood & Much More!

Where Quaint Meets Impact Front & Back Continue reading

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Lawn Goodbye: Hello Roses & Edibles

“Kim brought my dream garden to life, only better. Her knowledge of plants and her artistry and intuition worked magic on a previously overgrown and water guzzling landscape. Every vista is beautiful.” Plenty of Beauty & Plenty of Bounty! This … Continue reading

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Blue Doors Mingle with Blue Pots

Cupertino, CA client had a beautiful blue door and one blue pot at front door. One thing leads to the next…in her garage we discovered there are 2 more small matching blue pots… Fun begins adding a decorative blue gazing … Continue reading

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Graduation Party Ripples Cozy Nook Day & Night

There is No Place Like Home! Addition of The Fountain adds peaceful sounds to hear from inside or when in the new nook. Also drowns out the noticeable traffic passing day and night. Typically Do-It-Themselves client residing for over 10 … Continue reading

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Lawn Goodbye: Birds & Bees Friendly

Re-imagining the Lawn: Water-friendly designing, with curb appeal! This recently completed project in Redwood City, CA began in January 2015, working with the city rebate program.  We submitted plant lists to be planted, we got approval rather speedily, and installation … Continue reading

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