Planting Japanese Maples

Details Landscape Art, a local landscape design-build contractor, uses Japanese maples frequently in many of their gardens. And planting Japanese maples is not difficult. Here in the Bay area of Northern California, Japanese maples are an ideal choice in almost any...

Our Favorite Plants

Over the last thirty years, Details Landscape Art has installed hundreds of beautiful gardens throughout Sonoma, Napa, and Marin Counties. The plant material selected for these projects includes a wide variety of trees, shrubs, perennials and groundcovers. Following...

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...
Plant Combinations

Plant Combinations

Details Landscape Art is a Sonoma County design-build landscape contractor, specializing in the creation of beautiful, exciting gardens. It is not accidental that our gardens look so amazing. And it’s not so much the plants that we choose as it is the plant groupings...

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...