Belmont Hill ResidenceContemporary Garden, Boston

The master plan for this south-facing woodland property celebrates dramatic topography, muscular canopy trees, remnant fieldstone walls, and native stone outcroppings. Sound vegetation management principles guide each phase of installation, and the true character of the woodland is revealed. Stone walls form terraces that traverse native topography, and a meticulously crafted stone staircase provides casual passage to a gently sloping lawn knoll carved from the existing hillside. Lush perennial borders and native plant stands create edges and thresholds, and a crisp palette of traditional and contemporary materials merge––building upon the surrounding topography and site geology.

Design ideas for a contemporary backyard shaded garden in Boston with brick pavers. —  Houzz
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coastliners added this to Garden15 April 2022

Love this alot for our driveway.

Petros Design added this to Water Wonderland14 March 2022

alliums, chives, Rosemary, concept. deer and rodent deterrent

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Everything- contrast with trees/ dramatic Floer

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The Herb Garden channels the view to a Grove of Paper Birch Trees.

Keri Justice added this to Garden22 September 2021

Contrast of birch tree trunks for interest

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Color with allium bulbs and natives

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