Posts tagged: concrete
‘Spirit Arbor’ in the woodland garden of Robert and Nancy Frank. The arbor was made by Robert, who is an artist, of black concrete. In the backgound is what he calls a bas relief wall also made of concrete. Located in Snohomish, Washington.
Concrete and inset grass at Pai Chan Cottage and Cuisine in Pai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Photo by Beverly Hayden.
A New Zealand Garden by Sarah Eberle Landscape Design. Materials used included scoria rocks, concrete (both poured and shot), and mosaic.
A Place to Gather: Ben Gurion Square, the entrance to Ben Gurion University in Beer Sheva, Israel. Designed by Chyutin Architects. Strips of concrete alternate with concrete benches and vegetation (grass, Equisetophyta, and seasonal plants changed 3 times a year). Have you noticed that strips of whatever and Equisetum are now the darlings of Landscape Architects? (Think High Line.) Did Andrea Cochran start it all in her residential gardens? I love the look. Just wondering…