Garden landscape

The Big One: A masterful garden

SITE: Chapel Hill, North CarolinaBUSINESS: Myatt landscaping and construction The client is a master gardener who actively takes care of his property. The objective of the project is to have a natural property, managed organically. Deer damage is a constant struggle for the client and the Myatt Landscaping & Construction …

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Use curves in your landscaped garden

This is a good time of year to assess the state of the landscape as the “bones” of the garden are fully exposed. Gone are all the color provided by flowers and foliage, as is the texture provided by all plant material except conifers and the bare trunks and branches …

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Create texture in your garden landscape

You may have heard the expression “Use texture to create interest in the garden”, but what exactly does that mean? Many relate to texture through the sense of touch – is the surface rough or smooth? If you run your hand over a leaf of lamb’s ears, you will have …

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