Originally Posted by David Gretzmier
occaisonally a path light in a landscape area makes sense- for a small statuary, or a smaller focus rock, a flower garden, some times a small welcome or address sign, or lighting a "path" to walk in the grass on the outside of a landscape bed, even though there is no official hard surface path there. but I do see a lot of paths where paths do not belong. it is just poor design.
I agree 100%.
I see lots of guys around here installing path lights in the middle of the landscape when they are installing the landscape. Then 3-5 years later the plants have grown so much that the light is hidden by the shrubs.