Tag Archives: Kim Perlmutter

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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Oriental Natives Join Turf

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This recently completed project began with my client having moved to N. CA to be closer to her family after many years of living in So. CA. Faced with a very different climate there, mindful of the drought reality here … Continue reading

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Got Turf: Lawn Goodbye #5 Front Yard for Everyone!

This Redwood City, CA. property has 4 generations of my client’s family growing up in this same house. Our repeat client had purchased his family home from his almost 100 year old father’s recent passing. The legacy for his own … Continue reading

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The Farm: Lawn Goodbye #4 Vegetables Join Flowers!

The Farm started with my longtime client recognizing her son’s passion for trucks and playing in the dirt could become a new area to embrace the drought reality and re-purpose this cozy corner.  Kim,  Your work speaks for itself, but … Continue reading

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Lawn Goodbye #3: Colorful Drought Year Round Interest

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The Lawn Goodbye #3 — Colorful Drought Tolerant Additions Replace Few Feet Of Perimeter Grass Border “Kim, Thank you so very much for creating my new backyard happy place. We are already enjoying this new oasis! I just love looking … Continue reading

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Lawn Goodbye #2 2014

May 2014 This client hired us last year to come and design with plant material to the perimeter of her then existing grass backyard. Accomplished bringing the year round interest in her small but beautiful backyard. “It is so wonderful … Continue reading

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Suburban Urban Haven 2013

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Here in Palo Alto I transformed a small entrance to this urban dwelling for a busy family with multiple residences.  This condo is their home during the work week. ” Our new home has a small patio that was surrounded … Continue reading

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