One of the biggest landscaping challenges is the quest to create harmony between a home and a naturalized outdoor space. Frank Lloyd Wright became famous because of his natural gift to do just that.
The challenge is even bigger at the cottage, where there’s a need to manipulate the space around a cottage so it works for the owners – but usually, a very strong desire to keep things natural and rugged. Instead of trying to maintain large green lawns and manicured gardens, take a page from Mother Nature and let her do the work for you. Cottage life is about balance between your needs and the natural world around you. Remember that when you are making changes and always seek that sense of harmony.
Here are my tips and tricks to making a man-made space look completely naturalized.