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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Photo - Pink Dwarf Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos flavidus)

This lovely, drought tolerant plant is also a good cut flower.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in La Mesa

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Photo - Wood shade structure




This structure and matching fence was designed for both shade and privacy.
Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.
Built by Dandy Landscape Construction.
Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's home in San Diego.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

Photo - Pillar Wrap




These posts have been wrapped with 6" CMU block and covered with either stucco or stone facade. These little features create small tables that are perfect for enhancing entertaining spaces. Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.  Built by Dandy Landscape Construction.  Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at clients' gardens in San Diego & Encinitas.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Photo - Poured in place concrete BBQ island counter top




Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.
Built by Dandy Landscape Construction.
Photos by Doug Kalal

Photo - Angel's Trumpet Tree (Brugmansia suaveolens)

This aromatic flower is also beautifully poisonous, so keep it away from dogs and small children.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in San Diego.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Photo - Antique Cobble Paver Walkway

This walkway was made using Antique Cobble Pavers from RCP Block & Brick.  
The colors are Brown Stone and Gray Stone, mixed.
Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in Encinitas

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Photo - Cleveland Sage (Salvia clevelandii) and goldfinch

This wonderful California native is bird friendly, drought tolerant and fragrant.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in San Diego

Photo -Artificial Grass on Slope

One way to have a nice green slope in front of your home is use artificial turf.  This works best for a design with clean simple lines.  ...