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

The word of the day is… community!🙌

Grow your heart as well as your garden when you have a strong community focus. It has come to the attention of scientists, social psychologists, anthropologists, and many others all over the world just how much our positive interactions with others around us and our involvement with our social environment can affect our health and … 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