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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Photo - Colored Concrete "Palomino"



This patio was made with an integrated colored concrete.  
This is Davis concrete color "Palomino" with a Top Cast #3 finish.
Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in Poway

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Photo - Bocce Ball Court

This custom built Bocce Ball court uses crushed oyster shells mixed with decomposed granite for its playing surface.  3/4" crushed DG is the material used for the area around the court, while fine DG is used for the pathways on the perimeter.  Pressure treated wood that has been stained forms the rectangle frame of the court.
Built by Dandy Landscape.
Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in Rancho Bernardo

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Photo - Betty Boop Rose

This easy care rose is disease resistant and a heavy bloomer.  A perfect plant to brighten your day.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Point Loma.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Photo - Cleveland Sage (Salvia clevelandii)




This California native is fragrant, drought tolerant and bird friendly.
Cleveland Sage can reach 6' wide x 4' tall.
Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at clients' gardens 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.  ...