Landscape Design: Turfgrass Lawn

I find that more often than not, turfgrass is the chosen landscape element for those ‘left-over’ areas in a landscape.  Too often, turfgrass is located where it doesn’t necessarily fit or make sense.  So you may ask, where does it make sense to have turfgrass? Turfgrass has several purposes and each application may require aContinue reading “Landscape Design: Turfgrass Lawn”

Water-Wise Landscapes

Xeriscape is a common term used as it relates to the landscape architecture profession, especially in the State of Colorado.  According to dictionary.com, xeriscape “employs drought-resistant plants in an effort to conserve resources, especially water”.   In Colorado, this is vital for not only water conservation, but also as a money-saving strategy.  Most consumers are not goingContinue reading “Water-Wise Landscapes”