change and challenges. This is reflected in a move toward more relaxed,
informal and natural landscapes. Sometimes this results in a very free-spirited
and almost "wild" space. It is freeing and harmonious. It
is a place where we can be with wildlife.
We can blur the
edges. This is our everyday experience. The land ends and the sky begins.
The land ends and the ocean spans and rivers run.
We can blend the
natural and the cultivated. We allow plants to grow together. We prune
not to make plants into neat geometric shapes. We prune to enhance the
tree's sculptural qualities.
We experience drama
through each season. We marvel in the beauty of the ornamental grasses.
Their movement and their grace. They are an integral part of the dried
Our gardens stimulate
our senses, fill our imagination and give us pleasure.
As we transition
from spring to summer we cannot help but revel in nature and how distant