Landscape Architect & Specifier News

AUG 2013

LASN is a photographically oriented, professional journal featuring topics of concern and state-of-the-art projects designed or influenced by registered Landscape Architects.

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Above, Left Raised granite planter curbs, custom planter pots, accenting lights, saw-cut paving with sandblasted accents, colorful xeric (low water use) landscaping, and a suspended paver grate system have transformed the street into the first large-scale "greenroads" certified street in the country, as well as one of the Denver's most thriving and vibrant corridors. Above, Right Selux pole lighting highlights the finished look of the pavers and tree ring collar over the suspended grating system. The hardscape installation necessitated the development of new material mix specifications and technical details to withstand Denver's harsh freezethaw cycles, accommodate flexible outdoor functional uses, and promote sustainable practices and ADA accessibility. August 2013 45

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