Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by 6'7 330, Sep 13, 2005.

  1. 6'7 330

    6'7 330 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Before and after
  2. echovalley

    echovalley LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Posts: 91

    looks good,maybe just a little color ;)
  3. alwaysgreener

    alwaysgreener LawnSite Member
    Posts: 52

    It looks great but yes I would add some color.. Looks like South Barrington homes or Inverness..
  4. Dirty Water

    Dirty Water LawnSite Fanatic
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    How many SQ feet of sod?
  5. daveyo

    daveyo LawnSite Senior Member
    from N.J.
    Posts: 907

    The tall tree in the center, is it a pine that was already existing? I would definitely have axed it. Take this as constructive criticism, although I don't know what your budget was I would have added more dimension, interesting lines and as stated, color and contrast with different leaf type, size and shape, maybe added trees, bushes and flowers that would give the customer year round interest. There really is a ton of stuff you can research on the web as well as in the library.

    O'Donnell Landscape Design
  6. iluvscag

    iluvscag LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 741

    Looks Good. :)
  7. hole in one lco

    hole in one lco LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,793

    I like it but in pic 3 it looks like youll have to trim between the beds.
  8. olderthandirt

    olderthandirt LawnSite Platinum Member
    from here
    Posts: 4,900

    he!l I would have done irrigation and accent lighting add more color and more plants in general. Then a nice water feature would have been great. WTF- were you thinking Bill?
    that you had to stay with in a budget or something?????? :D :D
  9. Coffeecraver

    Coffeecraver LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA.
    Posts: 793

    The White Pines are too close together.
    When they reach mature growth they will be about 4' wide or better and
    could get as large as 75-100 ft. tall

    Also as mentioned some color could be added, I would suggest some Encore Azalea.They are blooming now and throughout the summer.They come in a assortment of colors.

    Very nice layout,looks great.
  10. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,112

    I agree about the pines but you still get a thumbs up from me 6'7 330,alot of hard work that!!Looks good.

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