Mark Cunningham has been in the landscape trade since 1988. Over the years he has developed designs and installs around a form follows function philosophy.
Considering seasonal bloom times, ph balances, drainage, light requirements, etc, all have a direct influence on the outcome of a design.
A good background in horticulture allows the landscape to be designed around the function of the plant material chosen.
To create a sustainable landscape, a good understanding of each plant’s characteristics, habits and how well it will tolerate its environment is needed. Understanding some basic principles ultimately allows for a more sustainable landscape to be enjoyed without overcrowding in years to come.