Tuesday, August 21, 2012

The Great Outdoors





Stunning landscape architecture from the firm of Page|Duke. I'm amazed with the attention to detail. However, my favorite takeaway from this portfolio may very well be the generous use of green. While I can keep my house plants relatively healthy and alive, my green thumb does not extend to the great outdoors. As much as I love beautiful flowers, the commitment it takes to produce copious, colorful blooms is more than I can squeeze into my schedule. So it is wonderful to see how much texture, variation of color, and design can be achieved with simple green plantings.

Be sure to visit Page|Duke for so much more verdant inspiration.

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mb said...

Oh Nelya, all these out of doors photos have that "green thing" in common. My favorite kind of garden. Stunning. Thanks for sharing.

My Interior Life said...

I'm with ya on the keeping things blooming. I don't have that skill set. I love the look of boxwoods, etc. against white houses. Ah, loveliness. Pinning these, of course!

Sarah Greenman said...

Can you imagine having ivy covered brick archways with mustard yellow trimmed curtains peeking out? I die.

my favorite and my best- MFAMB to you said...

yes. me too. my problem is sheer laziness. you need to water every day for green like that. or live in california.
it's hard to grow shit here anyway..

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I looked at the photos and I was astonished by it. The gardens are so beautiful. I'm amazed. Thanks for sharing. God bless you.

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Bethany [at] Powell Brower Home said...

i love those cypress-y ones that look so italian :)

nelya said...

Hi Bethany! Thanks for stopping by and welcome!

Michelle said...

Its also nice to pretend we don't live in Georgia, where all of these exteriors would be mosquito infested messes...

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What a surprise, a stunning landscape like this makes a good place for family outdoor fun activities such as barbecuing.

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