March 1, 2016

Sustainable Landscape Maintenance; Spring Cleanup, Mowing and Mulching – Westchester County

What do you want from your landscape? If your like me you want your landscape to be beautiful, attractive, healthy, vibrant, healthy and hopefully, Green! How can you get the most out of your existing landscape?…Go Green, Go Organic! Start with a ‘proper’ spring clean-up. That means two things. Pickup sticks and debris but do not vigorously rake your lawn 

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February 27, 2016

Wild Grass and Perennial Garden Builds Curb Appeal – Katonah NY

This modest landscape improvement project involved creating new planting beds at the entrance to the driveway incorporating the mailbox. The larger bed on the right side was arranged to arrest the attention of anyone coming to the home. Since the predominant entrance approach was coming toward the driveway/house from the left we created an elevated berm to dramatize the planting 

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February 24, 2016

Wetland Restoration – Larchmont NY

This landscape project started as a landscape design master plan for a small property on a tidal estuary. It grew into involving architectural improvements and wetland restoration. This required engineering as well as integrating a well and native plant garden as water features. The scope of this project included reconstructing the sea wall, rebuilding the landing and steps, as well 

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February 11, 2016

Dream Window / Lakeside Masterpiece – Westchester County

We’ve created this extraordinary composition here in Westchester County, Dream Window / Lakeside Masterpiece. It features combined elements of nature, the far east as well as Australian and European influences. The project includes regular maintenance and management of this lakeside property. Part of the scope of this project was to use locally sourced stone to enhance the steps leading down 

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January 24, 2016

10 Ways to a Healthy Beautiful Landscape

10 WAYS TO A HEALTHY BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE Take the pledge – No more toxic pesticides Reduce your lawn area Go organic for your lawn, trees, shrubs and gardens Recycle yard waste into brush piles and compost Mulch leaves and grass clippings Plant native plants and natural landscapes Grow your food – fruit, herbs and vegetables organically Bring back the birds, 

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