Hidden Valley Ranch

An opportunity to design and install a garden of beauty and utility, tucked away in one of the most serene valleys in Eastern Washington.  Working closely with the owner, Planting Design created an enclosed working garden with an emphasis on both … Continue reading


During the remodel of this historic Seattle home, Planting Design was selected to design and create a contemporary city style garden, blending art with nature.  The garden design included a new entry way, loggia, entertaining terrace, and stairs leading to a … Continue reading

Lakeshore Garden

The focus of this project was to build a garden in which the clean lines of the hardscape are reflected in the garden plantings.  The intimate patio area provides lake views and a place for relaxation, within an enclosed garden.  … Continue reading

Forest Garden

A complete rejuvenation of the landscape, included cutting back and pruning existing trees and shrubs, replacing the lawn and adding new plants, lighting and irrigation.  The final touch a new formal entry.

Eastside Residence

Set on a hillside a above Lake Washington, this property had an existing house and landscape that needed to be completely demolished and redesigned, with exception to the Specimen Maple.  A new house was built and a landscape was designed … Continue reading

Lakeside Cove Retreat

This lakeside home is situated at the bottom of a steep and winding driveway leading to a large parking area and entry to the home.  The owners were inspired by the gardens of Italy and wanted a look that would … Continue reading