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Swampy
09-11-2009, 03:00 AM
Okay its late and I can't sleep. But lets start a kind of game. Given the location, diemenisons, etc. What would you plant/landscape in that area? and why?

Location: Front enterance for a commerical park, new development.

Size: 10ft x 50ft

Objects: 3 flag polls and a sign.

Note this isn't a real bid, just a kind of game.

Isobel
09-11-2009, 11:15 AM
what are the specs of the location: sun; location to sidewalk, location to parking lot, colour of the building, how much water the area gets, what type of soil?

White Gardens
09-12-2009, 02:07 AM
Is the area going to be watered, maintained etc....

Lots of parameters to consider in this exercise.

teejet
09-12-2009, 06:47 PM
carpet juniper and dwarf crepe myrtle. or daylily and carpet juniper.

Swampy
09-14-2009, 08:50 PM
Full sun, Clay soil, lets go with no water-to little water.

White Gardens
09-15-2009, 08:30 AM
Black-eyed susans

Purple Cone Flowers

Sedum

And some taller ornamental grass.