Landscape Architect & Specifier News

NOV 2017

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: During the second phase of the landscape master plan, the opportunity arose for the homeowner to purchase two contiguous properties adjacent to the proposed pool, effectively doubling the scope of the original project to almost 12 acres, which allowed the design team to indulge the owner's passion for child-friendly tall fescue lawns, along with contiguous expanses of warm season grass prairie-like swaths of little blue stem, big blue stem and Rudbeckia. The century-old groves of white and burr oaks, sugar maples and walnut trees were augmented by plantings of Chinkapin oaks, Kentucky Coffee trees and hickories. 30 Landscape Architect and Specifier News

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