Landscape design

How to Have a Beautiful Garden all Year Long

With a little thought, planning, and creativity, you can have a beautiful garden all year long—even in New England.

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How to Enjoy Year-Round Backyard Entertaining in New England

Year-round backyard entertaining is possible in New England – even in the middle of winter – with these tips and tricks.

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Focus on Landscape Design

A half-dozen New England landscapes celebrate the connection between the built and natural worlds.

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The Total Package

Maine-based Amy Dutton Home is a One-Stop Shop for Interiors, Architecture, and Landscaping.

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A Natural Landscape Design in the Berkshires

A Berkshires home cozies into its hillside site with a landscape plan that looks as though it was created by Mother Nature herself.

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The Joy of the Outdoors

Radical Chic At first glance, this expansive Nantucket property had everything its new owners needed. Still, a bit of tweaking was in order. The pool sat in a sunken area tucked between the home and the pool house, leaving no space at the rear of the house for the outdoor kitchen and spa the couple wanted. Front landscaping consisted of little more than a shell driveway and a lawn. Landscape

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A Changing Landscape

The biggest trend in New England landscape architecture at the moment? Bucking tradition. A decade ago, New England landscapes most often took cues from the site: the style of the home, the feel of the neighborhood, the microclimates on

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Landscape Design…Online

Proof that no industry is immune to the power of technology: even landscape design, traditionally an in-person, on-site service, can now be delivered online…and with impressive results. For years, having your yard

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The Ultimate Country Garden

It’s easy to imagine losing yourself amid a profusion of heady roses or while strolling a linden allée. But finding such reverie in a garden where flowers and vegetables vie for attention? Not so often. Here in Washington, however, is an exception. Architects Charles Haver and Stewart

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Special Focus: Landscape Design 2018

Linear Progress Natural meadow and a forest of hemlock, oak, and birch make up much of the five acres that surround this contemporary dwelling in Lincoln, Massachusetts. The homeowners wanted the landscaping nearer the house to have a similar

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Boston-based Potted Up Creates Gorgeous Gardens, Scaled for the City

A bustling metropolitan lifestyle isn’t typically seen as one that fosters an easy connection to nature. Yet that’s exactly what Boston urban gardening pro Ed MacLean sets out to do for his

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Better by the Bay: Outdoor Entertaining on Cape Cod

The homeowners approached Sudbury Design Group with a straightforward request: turn an old, little-used lap pool behind their house

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Special Focus: Landscape Design 2017

These New England gardens, in dramatically dissimilar settings and with wildly diverse styles, share one thing: uncommon beauty.

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Special Focus: Landscape Design 2016

Rocks of Ages The lakeside mountain retreat in western Maine seems to have sprung whole from its rocky site, but…

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