Grina Landscape Design - Special Features

By incorporating special features into her designs, Shannon turns ordinary garden spaces into something personal and extraordinary.

A large boulder with a concave surface doubles as a feature rock for a dry creek bed and as a birdbath.
This hardscape dish rock is the main focal point for the dry creek bed and doubles as a birdbath.

A statuary head is emphasized with bright gold grasses.
Bright golden Sweetflag makes this striking statuary come alive.

Natural stone pavers set in a circle are a functional work of art in the middle of a gravel pathway.
This pathway through the front yard became a functional work of art.

A garden shed is a special destination thanks to the hardscape steps to the doorway and well thought out shrubs, trees and perennials.
The garden shed becomes a special destination thanks to the hardscape and plantings designed specifically for it.

Dry creek beds break up large landscape beds into smaller, more interesting spaces.
Dry creek beds break up large landscape beds into more interesting spaces.

An unused level space in a backyard became an amazing fire pit patio.
The previously unused area in this yard became an amazing fire pit patio.

Easy care window boxes with seasonal plantings enhances ordinary windows.
Easy care window box plantings add bright color to the front of this newly completed residence.

Plants selected for harsh winter conditions can brighten containers on a cold, February day.
Plants selected for harsh winter conditions brighten this client’s deck on a cold, February day.

Dark burgundy ruffled leaves set off bright golden grasses.
This combo of color and texture sets this garden apart.

Black Grasses are stunning with the bright red leaves from a Japanese maple dropping on them in the Fall.
Thoughtful plant combinations can produce stunning results.