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    Island Planting Beds with Columnar Maples
    Island plant beds lined in Valders stone cobbles.
    Planting Island | Bluestone Patio | Park Ridge IL Garden
    Pachysandra in planting islands provides punch of green.
    Shaded Walkway | Flagstone Steppers | Redbud Specimen Tree
    Shaded flagstone stepper walkway with a specimen redbud tree.
    Cupola Garden Art | Mixed Border | Park Ridge Landscape
    Cupola garden art made by the homeowner is the focal point of the garden.
    Cherub on Lannonstone Seat Wall
    Cherub with wings sits pensively on a lannon stone seat wall in Park Ridge IL garden.
    Built-in Grill Island | Park Ridge IL
    Built-in grill island clad in stone and topped with bluestone.
    Bocce Ball Court in Park Ridge IL
    Regulation bocce ball court covered with crushed sea shells.
    Bluestone Steps | Rock Face
    Rock faced bluestone slab steps with path lighting in verde finish.
    Bicycle Garden Art | Blue Spruce Backdrop | Park Ridge IL Garden
    Bicycle garden art complete with planted basket.
    Yellow Creeping Jenny and Purple Creeping Thyme Line Walkway
    An over-sized bluestone walkway is planted with Creeping Jenny and Creeping Thyme.
    Seating by the Pool in Wadsworth IL
    Red clay pavers outlined with Valders stone sets the stage for seating by the pool.
    Black Bottomed Pool in Wadsworth IL | Natural Setting
    Black bottomed pool set in natural setting.
    Red Knock Out Roses Frame Front Entry View
    The red Knockout roses contrast beautifully with the white cladding on the house.
    Front Entry Courtyard Garden with Fountain
    This formal front entry courtyard features a sunken urn fountain.
    Columnar Maples Soften Home’s Exterior
    “Autumn Blaze” columnar maples soften the exterior of the home and provide brilliant Fall color.
    Brick Walkway with Bluestone Inlay Surrounds Sunken Urn Water Feature
    Front entry courtyard with water feature surrounded by bluestone and lined with cobbles.
    Red Brick Area Rug by Pool
    Red brick pool surround set in herringbone pattern with “area rug” under chaise lounge.
    Black Bottom Pool with Boulder Retaining Wall
    Black bottom pool and boulder retaining wall made from WI granite.
    elevated outdoor dining room
    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.
    woodland garden in bull valley il
    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.
    winnetka blustone pool deck
    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.
    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.
    garden bird art with hosta in foreground
    Striking Blue-Green Hostas
    Oversized, variegated hostas provide the perfect setting for bronze crane garden art.
    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.
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