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...

Shades of Green

We are Details Landscape Art, a Petaluma design-build contractor, with twenty-eight years of projects throughout the North Bay.In many of our blogs we talk about color- color in the foliage, color in the flowers, color in autumn, and the importance of contrast. 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...
Deciduous Trees

Deciduous Trees

Almost every garden installation includes trees, and the selection and placement of trees is one of the one of the largest elements in the design process. At Details Landscape Art, we almost always select deciduous trees for small residential gardens. Evergreen trees...