What is the best time to reach you?
Are there plants you are particularly fond of?
Are there plants you dislike/ are allergic to?
What are your color preferences?
Are you interested in specialty areas, i.e., vegetables, roses, herbs?
If you answered yes, would you like those areas integrated or separate?
In a sentence or two, please describe your ideal garden:
Care and Maintenance
Do you employ a gardening service?
Will consider it
Is an immediate landscape desired or are you willing to watch it grow over time?
Watch it grow over time
Will you hire someone to install your landscape or do it yourself?
Do it myself
Does your budget allow for complete renovation or creation immediately?
Once your landscape has been installed, even a drought tolerant garden requires consistent water for the first three years. What is your form of irrigation?
Do you consider your house to be a permanent residence or an interim home?
What is the style and age of your home?
What do you like most about your garden now?
What do you like least about your garden now?
How would you describe the character of your site?
What existing features do you wish to remove?
What existing features do you want to rehabilitate, renovate, or paint?
Consider areas of your garden viewed from inside your house. Which are most important?
Are there specific features you would like to see from certain windows?
Do you want to screen features with plants or architecture? Please describe.
Describe location of underground utilities, drainage patterns and/or problems.
Do you have a septic system and if so, where is it located?
Do you have measurements of design areas? Plot plans or surveys?
What is the geographic orientation and quantity of sun?
Please make any comments you feel necessary.