What kind of theme or feeling do you prefer? Please select one or more.
Asian - strong symbolism, simplicity, use of stone elements, sand or gravel
English - colorful, mixed borders, perennials, topiary, eclectic, naturalistic
Northwest - asymmetrical, 12-month interest, native plants, mixed woody and
Minimalist/Modern - single specimen plant, mass plantings, simple
Formal - symmetry, clipped hedges, lawns, seasonal container plantings
Tropical - bold foliage, brilliant color, tropical plantings
Wildlife - attracts birds, wildlife; native plants
Select the shapes that you prefer
Check all that appeal to you as possibilities:
Sand Set Paving
Check all features that you need or would like to include:
Check all features that you would like to include:
Are there any special accessories you desire in the landscape? (Sculpture, whimsical
garden art, bird feeders, baths or houses...)
Low voltage (12v)
Line voltage (110 v)
INSTALLATION, CARE AND MAINTENANCE
How much time will be spent on maintenance each week by family members?
Do you employ a gardening service?
Do you want an immediate landscape or are you willing to watch it grow and develop
Will you hire someone to install the landscape or do it yourself?
Please circle the budget figure that is closest to what you are willing to spend:
$20,000 - $50,000
$5000 - $10,000
$10,000 - $20,000
Other, please explain:
Does your budget allow for complete renovation immediately or adaptation of the plan in stages? Please explain:
Once a landscape design has been installed, even with drought-tolerant plants, the vegetation needs to be watered consistently for two years. What is your current form of irrigation?
A programmed sprinkler and/or drip system can cut maintenance time considerably. Will you wish to add or retrofit an irrigation system?
The plants that you select for your garden can provide many things. Take a moment and consider the goals listed below. Place a check by each goal that you would like to achieve through your plants:
low maintenance, drought tolerant landscape
make a statement or provide an image: what would that be?
create a sanctuary or a place for solitude
organically grow edible vegetables and/or herbs
provide cut flowers
provide for exercise or therapy
What kind of landscape environment did you grow up in? Are there outdoor spaces that you have fond memories of?
What plants are you particularly fond of?
Are there plants that you dislike or are allergic to?
What colors would you like to have around you in your garden?
Are you interested in specialty garden areas, i.e. vegetables, roses or herbs?
Would you like these integrated or in separate areas of your landscape?
When will you be using your garden?
Please check one:
Lawn is an important part of my garden.
A well-maintained lawn is nice but I can’t/don’t want to take care of it.
I dislike lawn.
Please check one:
I will garden organically.
I appreciate the concept of organic gardening and don't know how to do it.
I understand Integrated Pest Management (IPM).
I will use chemicals.
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