This project entailed a very large front yard that presented neutral architectural lines and coloring. The client's desire was to create a landscape that would be the main focus of the space adding personality and life to the site.
-Incorporate a meadow to enhance movement with the soft breezes thatcome regularly to the area.
-Add not only visual interest but touch other senses with the sound of trickling water from an organic shaped water feature. The water feature also acts as a bird bath attracting hummingbirds and birds.
-Choose a plant palette that attracts butterflies, birds, and hummingbirds to add lively movement to the landscape.
-Plant a line of bamboos to emphasize the the mid century architecture and provide privacy.
-Balance the scale of this large area using different plant sizes, trees, and a meadow.
-Use bright colors for accent only with more neutral tones to create a soft relaxing yet lively atmosphere.