© 2009 - Living Designs, Inc.

Container Gardening -
Unique choice and placement of decorative containers offer a refreshing touch of harmonious colors, heights, shapes and textures that generate structure and beauty throughout the seasons. Strategically positioned, they will provide visual impact by embracing entries, walkways, a shaded garden, or perhaps several in a courtyard ... terraces, stone walls or driveway pillars.  Creatively planted with a combination of annuals, perennials, trailing vines will always delight the eye, or with herbs to please the palette.

Shade and Naturalized Gardens -
Elements in designing this type of garden includes color, form, textures and contrast creating an effective, timeless and delightful environment.

Garden Ornaments -
A well chosen and thoughtfully placed garden ornament will transform and anchor a garden, create a primary focal point of interest and direct the eye. A weathered bench, charming birdbath, an obelisk, antique armillary or perhaps garden statuary will add a sense of dimension and visual interest.  The possibilities are unlimited.

Foundation Plantings-
Effective design techniques aesthetically complements a homes special and
unique architectural features and makes an eloquent statement.  Landscape
design is an important visual asset to your home and property, substantially
increasing its value and providing beauty that changes with the seasons.

Photos by C. Miller Copyright 2009
All rights reserved.
P.O. Box 712
New Canaan, Ct. 06840

The above shade gardens are separated by a grass path and a rustic gate
Northern exposure SHADE garden under a grouping of Birch Clump...accented with selective placement of moss covered rocks and a touch of dappled light to enhance the colors
A Naturalized Lower Foundation in Greenwich .... 
beautiful all year long.
A magnificent Weeping Cherry - when in bloom - is a focal point for this 
private entertainment area in Rowayton