Existing Home with a steep South-West facing backyard in the Highland area of Abbotsford, BC
To provide an adult outdoor entertainment area where the users can enjoy shade, privacy and low maintenance
FocalPoint designed and installed a Tumbled Roman Stackstone Retaining Wall to elevate the sloping backyard. A Roman Dominion tumbled paver patio and walkways in colours of Summit, Harvest and Cascade Blend set in an Ashlar Pattern were installed inside the walls. A firepit was sunken into the center of the circular patio. The plants used to soften all the stonework, add privacy and interest four seasons of the year are: Greenspire Euonymus, Weeping Katsura, Slender Hinoki False Cypress, Double-Flowered Chamomile, Mediterranean Fan Palm, Mexican Mock Orange. Sterntaler Coreopsis, Maiden Grass, Emily McKenzie Crocosmia, Yellow Ice Plant, Green Panda Clumping Bamboo, Brownies Coral Bells, Southern Comfort Coral Bells, Sky Sentry Japanese Bloodgrass, Green Jade Torchlilly, Green Brass Buttons, Platt's Black Brass Buttons, Wineleaf Cinquefoil, Snowcone Japanese Snowbell and Orange Scented Thyme.