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Sam Goldstein

About Sam Goldstein

Sam’s educational and work background spans a diverse range. With a certification in Landscape Architecture from Merritt College and a Fine Arts degree in painting, the visual arts have long been her calling. Recently, her love of writing has led her down a new path towards blogging, journalism and editing. A horticulture and design enthusiast, Sam shares her passion for Landscape Architecture, gardening, and natural environments on our company blog. As a consultant writer and editor, she also manages our written media and fiercely eradicates typos. In her free time, Sam enjoys gardening, backpacking, and traveling to Japan, Morocco, and most recently, Iceland.
5 10, 2020

Deer-Resistant Plantings

By |2020-08-20T21:03:07-07:00October 5th, 2020|Categories: Garden Design|

Oh, Deer… Deer-Resistant Plantings Beautiful and graceful deer are a gem of Northern California’s wildlife, but when they are feasting on your garden, they can be voracious enough to drive a gardener crazy!  So how do you prevent deer from mowing down anything they can reach?  While not always totally untouched, these are [...]

7 09, 2020

Pathways In The Landscape

By |2020-10-12T15:54:09-07:00September 7th, 2020|Categories: Landscape Design|

Pathways In The Landscape In a landscape of any scale, the experience of moving through it is as important as the experience of resting within it.  Imagine a destination point – a tranquil gathering space surrounded by garden some distance from the house – and imagine if the path that led there also [...]

24 08, 2020

Roses in the Landscape

By |2020-08-17T15:25:18-07:00August 24th, 2020|Categories: Garden Design|

Roses In The Landscape As Landscape Architects, the plants we incorporate into our designed spaces are as integral to the experience as our built structures.  We love many plants for their beauty, durability, and long-term performance in the garden, and of course we share our clients’ favorites, among them the most beloved [...]

27 07, 2020

Planting Under Oaks

By |2020-07-20T11:05:16-07:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: Garden Design|

Planting Under Oaks Of the many icons of the Northern California landscape, the oak is both a beautiful and impressive individual.  Both inland Valley Oaks and the Coast Live Oak can live to hundreds of years, grow into beautiful gravity-defying specimens, and support entire habitats within their surroundings.  If such a [...]

13 07, 2020

Contemporary Elements

By |2020-07-20T10:37:07-07:00July 13th, 2020|Categories: Landscape Design|

Contemporary Elements We are always excited about new things, especially when they relate to Landscape Architecture, so Contemporary style in the landscape has stolen our hearts.  Here are a few of our favorite contemporary elements we have begun to integrate into our designed landscapes so far. Contemporary Aesthetic [...]

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