Before & After: A Small Seattle Garden Grows to New Heights

Posted by erin lang
13 December 2012 | Before and After

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I found this sweet little Seattle garden a few weeks ago over on the beautiful Northwest Botanicals website while combing the internet for some front yard landscaping ideas. It’s a small corner garden that started out with some scraggly plants slung over a bed of dirt and gravel, and it has evolved into a corner that’s quite charming. Of course, I now that I found this one I want my very own version, but I don’t think that will be happening any time soon.

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It’s a pretty huge improvement for such a tiny space, yeah? This photo was taken 2 years after the first one and I love how it came together! I’m really digging how the fence has taken on tone that’s a bit weathered– I think it makes for a great, subtle backdrop for a vibrant group of plants.  And since I’m always a sucker for adding height to walls or ledges with a couple pretty container plants, I’m a pretty big fan of that brick wall.

You can see more of their work over at their website, Northwest Botanicals, Inc. -erin

If you have a great garden related makeover project that you would like to share with the Studio ‘g’ readers, please send us your pictures and tell us about it!

Images by Northwest Botanicals.

 

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