Fragrant Plants

A forgotten element in the attraction of a wonderful garden is fragrance. Yes, we focus on color, on texture, on heights and bloom seasons. But there is something unforgettable about passing fragrant plants that reminds us of past times and places…that reminds us of...

Plantings for Special Situations

Details Landscape Art is a Sonoma Co. landscape designer with projects throughout Sonoma and Napa Counties. We are known for our spectacular planting schemes, and we specialize in colorful, low maintenance gardens that mix heights, textures and bloom seasons....

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...
Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought Tolerant Plants

Much of Northern California, and certainly the North Bay has experienced drought over the last several years. Even in non-drought years (such as the winter of 2016-2017), the rainy season is brief – maybe four to five months of occasional rain followed by a completely...