Project Feature: Backyard Overhaul on Vashon Involving Future Plantings Space and Deer-Proof Fence

This client on Vashon was interested in a backyard overhaul that included a relaxing, low-maintenance garden space and lawn, additional room for planting perennials and fruit trees at their leisure, and a possibility of deer-proofing that didn’t feel like a prison. Lightweight metal gates were a great option, and we love how this project turned … Continue reading

Tea of the Bee! Bee Balm, that is.🐝☕

Have you heard of bee balm? This versatile and fragrant plant can be dried for tea or an aromatic bouquet, used fresh for salads or herb butters, and is delicious even sprinkled over steamed vegetables! Bee balm (or bergamot) flowers are the part of the plant best used for tea, as the leaves have a … Continue reading

Edible Food Forests; Delicious Magic In Your Backyard

Ever wanted to pick a peach straight from a tree, while walking past fragrant herbs and lush groundcovering plants, listening to the birds sing and bees buzz while you relax less than a 20 minute walk from your home? Welcome to the possibilities of a world where every city is interested in forest gardening and … Continue reading