Ceanothus – California Wild Lilac

One of the staples in a garden designed and installed by Details Landscape Art, a Windsor landscape contractor, is ceanothus. Ceanothus is an evergreen shrub native to California, although some species do grow in the Rocky Mountains and on the east coast. The...

Drainage

One of the less glamorous, yet essential, elements of a garden installation is drainage. A landscape must be graded in order to direct water away from a residence or else a drainage system must be installed to redirect the water. There is an often-used acronym in...
Planting in Heavy Clay Soils

Planting in Heavy Clay Soils

Details Landscape Art is a Petaluma landscape design-build contractor. There are many areas in the North Bay where we encounter heavy clay soil conditions. Parts of Santa Rosa, and especially the East side of Petaluma were lake beds at one point in their geological...