Gardening and Landscaping

Universal Design Borrows a Hilltop Landscape

The proprietors of this Saratoga, California, residence wanted their backyard to appear contemporary and clean with minimal colour but lots of unusual yellow flowers. And they had a different consideration for their hilltop landscape: Among the owners would be accessing each part of it at a wheelchair. Landscape architect Rebecca Dye and her staff in […]

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Gardening and Landscaping

Excellent Design Plant: Bald Cypress

Poorly drained landscapes and wet soil can haunt home gardeners. Bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), native to southern U.S. swamps and traditionally harvested for lumber, can function as the perfect ornamental alternative, particularly those with too much wet thing. “They’ve brilliant soft and feathery foliage, reddish-brown peeling bark and then flip a great russet brown colour […]

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