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Full concept exteriors, horticulture & landscape
 

Portfolio of Recent Exterior, Landscape, & Garden Design Work

Concepts for Residential Clients

(All work was performed by licensed landscape contractors.)

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Catalina Dreaming

This project was inspired by the wonderful craftsmanship that you still find today on Catalina Island.
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Catalina Dreaming
Hollywood Oasis

This enticing, romantic escape from the day-to-day was a 2008 APLD Residential Gold Award Winner.
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Hollywood Oasis  
Silverlake Jewel

An exotic Garden of Eden where Africa meets Andalusia, created for a sophisticated, well-traveled couple.
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Silverlake Jewel
Casa de los Arcos

A 1934 Spanish Colonial Revival home is transformed into an urban oasis infused with the California spirit.
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Casa de los Arcos  
Robinson Gardens

The theme for this organization’s 2008 Garden Benefit Tour was “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.”
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Virginia Robinson Gardens
Venice Beach Home

A new twist on Asian Modern gave this 2-story construction some much needed privacy, security — and magic.
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Venice Beach home  
Andalusia in Malibu

This project required a new concept for the usage of a small wraparound terrace, which was dark and unappealing.
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Andalusia in Malibu
Ozeta House

Main feature in Garden Design magazine covering the transformation of this 1921 Moorish-style house in West Hollywood.
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Ozeta House  
Family Playground

Improving the walkway and finding a new purpose for the struggling backyard were the main goals of this project.
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Canyon Family Playground
Rooftop Oasis

The decor and color scheme of this project were inspired by the Majorelle Garden in Marrakesh.
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Rooftop Oasis  
Pasadena Showcase

The reflecting pond, with its jeweled dragonflies and insect-shaped espaliers, was one of the highlights of this event.
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Pasadena Showcase
Canyon View

This unkempt Beverly Hills landscape required serious planning, removal, and some natural-habitat planting.
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Franklin Canyon View  
Other Projects

A potpourri of various residential landscape and garden design projects that Laura Morton has worked on over the years.
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Other Projects