The quiet, simple design, installed by Designs by Sundown, features a sleek custom bench that accentuates the long, narrow footprint and a natural-gas fireplace made of precast limestone. LANDSCAPING BY Adam Hallauer of Designs by Sundown ARCHITECTURE B
The soft, feathery quality of Mexican feather grass (Stipa tenuissima) is played up when the grass is backlit by the afternoon sun in Ted Hoppin’s garden on Bainbridge Island. The grass holds up over a long season and requires little care besides a yearly
olive trees in courtyard. Evergreen, soft grey tones, hardy and easily shaped. My husband really wants one of these in our garden so he can have an "on-tap" supply of olives and a reminder of my Italian roots.