RIDGEFIELD TERRACE GARDEN

This Ridgefield, Connecticut client requested a small terrace and garden next to her barn for a quite place to sit and read.  The landscape design includes a mix of native pollinator perennials and herbs.  The garden has become a favorite place for her and her dog to take in a close up view of hummingbirds, …

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LEWISBORO HOME

The landscape design for this Lewisboro home incorporates a mostly native plant palette and respects the classic style of the house.  The new landscape embraces sweeping views and values the local ecology. The design included the addition of trees, meadows, courtyard modifications, entrance plantings, and a herb garden. Seasonal plantings attract pollinators and enhance biodiversity. …

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RIDGEFIELD BIRD LOVER

This Ridgefield, Connecticut bird lover requested a garden that she could enjoy while supporting beneficial insects and wildlife that have also found their home at the end of her wooded cul-de-sac. The newly planted river birch support several hundred species of butterflies and produce seeds and buds that are an important food sources for songbirds.  …

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KATONAH VILLAGE STATION GARDEN

It started with an idea…. Dwight Brooks (Principal of Dwight Brooks Horticulturist) noticed that the landscape at the Katonah Village train station was in need of attention and he set out to improve the views.   As he says “I just got a bee in my bonnet.”  First, he organized a team of local Westchester landscape …

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OCEAN FRONT HOUSE

This client requested a new swimming pool and infinity edge that would allow unobstructed views to the Rhode Island Sound.  The landscape design received a Merit Award from the Connecticut Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.  Native shrubs and herbaceous perennials create privacy and locally quarried granite and shell evoke are in character …

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CONNECTICUT RIVER COTTAGE

Entrance Garden

Landscape improvements to the entrance of this Connecticut River Waterfront Cottage incorporate native, deer resistant plantings including black tupelo, river birch and native ferns and forbs for a burst of fall color.  The new driveway entrance includes new alignment, new steel edging and native crushed stone paving to give the front of the home a …

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