Planting Bamboo In Portland (3 Things To Know)

by Ben Bowen

No other plant can give you instant height while taking up so little space. Bamboo can be a focal point or a backdrop, a sharp exclamation point or a soft accent. And if you are leaning modern or Japanese with your landscape design bamboo will fit right in.

So how to do bamboo right, right?

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The Best Ways To Use Steel In Your Landscape Design

by Ben Bowen

Steel is fantastic in landscapes. It is a versatile material, which is what custom landscape designs demand. Steel ages really well, taking on a natural patina that fits with your garden's core ingredients.

So how, exactly, do we work some steel into your landscape? Glad you asked!

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Landscape Pricing Information To Help You Budget For Your Project

by Ben Bowen

Here you will find some ballpark prices for landscaping here in Portland in 2018. There are also links to posts I have written on this in the past along with some other online resources that might be helpful. If I don't cover your project scope below feel free to leave a comment with a brief description and I will try to help.

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Five Easy To Love Perennials

by Ben Bowen

Perennials bring color and texture to gardens and landscapes every spring and summer. There are hundreds to choose from, and a trip to the nursery can be overwhelming. Use this list to guide you to the right perennials for the places in your landscape.

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10 Landscaping Tips (That Keep Your Budget Low)

by Ben Bowen

Everyone has a budget. Even if you don't know how much you want to spend on landscaping, you probably know how much you won't spend.  If you are a DIY-er then you will need some tricks of the trade to keep your budget in line. Here are 5 good ways to keep the budget in line.

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