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...
Bark – The Garden’s Finishing Touch

Bark – The Garden’s Finishing Touch

Fine gardens need a finishing touch. After the trees and plants are in and dripped, and the low voltage lighting is installed, it is time for bark or mulch to cover all the drip tubing and lighting wire, and give the garden a finished look. Bark serves two basic...