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Garden Dialogues: Portland

Date: 
Saturday June 1, 2013
Garden Dialogues

On June 1st, get exclusive access to private gardens in Portland, OR and hear directly from the designers and their clients about their collaborative process.

How do clients and designers work together? What makes for a great, enduring collaboration? Garden Dialogues provides unique opportunities for small groups to visit some of today’s most beautiful gardens created by some of the most accomplished designers currently in practice.

Karen Ford

Saturday, June 1st, 9 to 11:30 | Portland

A: Judd/Fitch Garden and Noble Residence 
Karen Ford, Landscape Architect

Two in-town gardens show how much can be accomplished on a budget. The horticultural exuberance of the Judd Fitch site, a “gardener’s garden,” features a rich mix of textures, colors and loads of edibles. The Noble garden is low budget, low maintenance and high appeal – a tranquil spot with elegant grasses, pert groundcovers and a tender hide away.

 

Steven Koch

Saturday, June 1st, 1:30 to 3pm | Portland

B: Denman Residence
Steven E. Koch, Koch Landscape Architecture

The Denman Residence offers great variety - a Victorian English Garden, a kitchen garden, terraces, and a meadow. Exquisitely designed and laid stonework can be seen in the stairs, paths and walls that delineate the garden features. Terracing provides elevation changes and vistas across the entire property.

 

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Location: 
Portland, Oregon
United States