The spacious front yard provided opportunities to create vegetable planting beds, and several wondering pathways to explore the diversely planted perennial garden. . As the garden grows in, specifically placed plants will block the line of site along pathways, creating an experience of exploration through the yard.
Parking on the street can be problematic, the creation of an ample driveway has allowed for cars to easily turn around or park off the street.
Making use of shade created by the house and larger established plants to create scattered light, a tranquil seating area has been created. Set back far enough from the main street, residence can enjoy the privacy and quite while enjoying their surroundings.
The back yard gave us openings to use sun loving hardy plants, which could withstand the close proximity of the ocean and full sun almost all day long. The mixing of these hardy plants created great contrasts in color and texture which hold up and stand out against the beautiful background scenery of ocean blues and evening sunsets.