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Elevated Bluestone Patio Ringed in Limestone Outcropping
This elevated bluestone patio is ringed in outcropping stone.
bee balm and hummelo lamb's ear in full bloom
Bee Balm and Hummelo Lamb’s Ear in Full Bloom
This large sweeping perennial bed is bursting with color with purple Hummelo lamb’s ear in the foreground to the crimson red of the bee balm.
raised lannon stone spa with smooth concrete coping
Raised Lannon Stone Spa with Smooth Concrete Coping
This raised Lannon stone spa features smooth concrete coping.
tuscan home with pool and spa in glenview il
Tuscan Home with Pool and Spa in Glenview, IL
Beautifully integrated pool, patio, and spa in Glenview, IL.
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Woodland Landscape in Bull Valley IL
This woodland home in Bull Valley, Illinois features lush sweeping beds of purple and pink astilbe, white Annabelle hydrangea, and bee balm.
pink astilbe and white annabelle hydrangea
Pink Astilbe and White Annabelle Hydrangea
Densely planted beds of pink astilbe and white Annabelle hydrangea with stone retaining wall in the background.
outcropping stone terraces and steps
Outcropping Stone Terraces and Steps in Bull Valley IL
Outcropping stone steps and terraced walls overflowing with purple perennial geranium, astilbe, and pockets of day lilies to come.
large astilbe bed with outcropping stone retaining wall in background
Large Astilbe Bed with Outcropping Retaining Wall
Closeup of a large astilbe bed in full bloom.
closeup of pink and white summer phlox
Closeup of Pink and White Summer Phlox
A range of pink and white phlox bloom throughout the late summer in this Bull Valley, IL garden.
Bluestone and Natural Stone Fire Pit
A built-in stone fire pit is ideal for cooler evenings outdoors.
Complementary Colors in Glenview
Chaise cushions amplify the tones of bluestone, trees and leaves.
View from the Water in Twin Lakes
An impressive view of outcropping stone and low plantings.
kenilworth flagstone firepit
Kenilworth Flagstone Firepit
A 42″ wide flagstone firepit with 16″ wide bluestone coping is the perfect place to sit by the fire.
Outdoor Kitchen Island and Grill with Bluestone Countertop
In this Glenview, Illinois outdoor kitchen, the island and grill are topped with bluestone and the walls are Lannon stone.
A Carpet of Bluestone in Glenview
An outdoor living room sits comfortably on decomposed bluestone.
Summer Color in Glenview
A bluestone pool deck with bullnose limestone coping is surrounded by lush, vibrant perennials.
Colorful, Shade-Friendly Begonias
Vibrant, robust begonias are the perfect annuals for planting beneath shade trees.
formal garden overflowing with hydrangeas in winnetka illinois
Stunning Formal Garden in Winnetka, Illinois
Boxwood shrubs enclose perennial plant beds overflowing with hydrangeas.
Outcropping Stone in Twin Lakes
Giant slabs in chestnut hues define the landscape.
bluestone walk with formal boxwood hedge and decomposed granite drive
Front Yard Landscaping Creates an Impressive Winnetka Entry
This magnificent home’s garden extends beautifully into the front yard.
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Elegant Winnetka Bluestone Patio and Pool Deck
Large bluestone patio pavers enhance the sophistication of the pool deck, complementing the tones of pool house and the in-ground pool itself.
Adding Water to a Glenview Landscape
A sunken urn-shaped fountain provides a rustic, sensory touch.
raised stone fire pit on flagstone patio
Raised Stone Fire Pit Surrounded by Flagstone
This flagstone patio area features a raised fire pit clad in Lannon stone and topped in bluestone.
Incorporating Garden Art in Northbrook
A friendly cherub rests among mature green and variegated hostas, and bold giant alliums.
fountain surrounded by curved bluestone in winnetka illinois
Winnetka Bluestone Patio Draws Focus to a Garden Fountain
Arced lines and a bronze garden fountain soften the geometry of the formal landscape, while adding the relaxing sounds of water to the classic setting.
garden bird art with hosta in foreground
Striking Blue-Green Hostas
Oversized, variegated hostas provide the perfect setting for bronze crane garden art.
birck paver patio set in herringbone pattern
Winnetka Red Brick Paver Patio and Outdoor Room
Arranged on an expanse of red brick pavers, this outdoor dining area feels cozy, as if it’s ensconced in its own outdoor room.
bluestone walkway with lush planting bed
Generous Plantings Line the Bluestone Walkway with Season-long Color
Lush front entry plantings include the red wax leaf begonia, a bed of small round boxwood shrubs surrounded by the dark leaves of the coral bells.
Granite Millstone Fountain in Glenview
A converted millstone fits perfectly into the natural landscape.
reclaimed artifact fountain
Artifact Fountain Imported from India
Located off the home office porch, this “artifact” planter was imported from India and converted to a fountain.
butterfly garden sculpture with pink astilbe
Lighthearted Garden Bench
Stone pavers lead to a shady spot to perch among the trees and tall, pink astilbe.
Shady Walkway in Glenview
Clay pavers complement the rich greens of a wooded path.
Wall of Hydrangeas in Glenview
Annabelle hydrangeas create a breathtaking backdrop.
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Glorious Glenview Vegetable Garden
A linear bluestone pathway leads to more casual blooms in this Glenview vegetable garden.
formal boxwood hedge in winnetka IL
Formal Boxwood Hedges in Winnetka
Carefully manicured boxwood hedges follow the geometric lines of the stone wall and the home’s exterior.
Foliage Colors and Textures
The interplay of greens and reds, as well as a variety of leaf shapes and sizes, creates a captivating scene.
Lake Forest Outdoor Kitchen and Built-in Grill
A full outdoor kitchen and entertaining area fits perfectly into the patio.
Stairway Planting Beds in Twin Lakes
A stepped design allows plantings to add variety and interest.
spa and pool in glenview il
Bluestone Pool Deck and Spa in Glenview IL
Smooth concrete coping gives the bluestone patio, pool and spa a clean edge.
Perennial bed with daylilies, hydrangea, and astilbe in Winnetka, Illnois
Daylilies Star in Winnetka Perennial Bed
Lush plantings of white hydrangeas, red-orange daylilies and pink astilbe add lightness and color to the classic garden space.
Spectacular Northbrook Garden
Chartreuse hostas seem to capture the sun, and are even more distinctive beside purple alliums.
bluestone steps on fieldstone slabs in winnetka, il
Natural Stone Steps Connect Entertaining Areas in Winnetka
Bluestone steps, supported by fieldstone slabs, mirror the angles and proportions of the home’s architecture.
natural stone retaining wall with sweeping perennial beds
Natural Stone Retaining Wall in Bull Valley IL
Large sweeping beds of bee balm and astilbe abut the impressive outcropping stone retaining wall.
crushed stone driveway entrance
Crushed Stone Driveway in Winnetka
This crushed stone driveway is made from decomposed granite and lends a gracious air to an expansive driveway and parking surface.
Color, Water and Stone in Glenview
Textured plantings and hardscape guide the eye through the landscape.
Twin Lakes Window Boxes
Annuals spill out of window boxes, echoing the colors of plant beds.
Built-in Irrigation in Twin Lakes
Plant beds are fully irrigated to remain lush all summer.
formal garden with statue in winnetka, illinois
Garden Statue Enhances a Formal Winnetka Landscape
Garden art, such as this classically inspired garden statue, adds interest to the order and organization of a formal estate garden.
Beautiful Views in Glenview
A spa offers views of container plants and bright perennials.
Highland Park Built-in Fire Pit
A Lannon Stone wall is surrounded by carefully cut bluestone slabs.
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