Baltimore Urban Estate

Baltimore, Maryland
Client: Private Residence

Overview

A little more than a ½ acre, the urban Roland Park property boasts remnants of past gardens from the early 1900s. Oasis Design Group incorporated these elements into a series of new gardens for the impressive residential home.

Firm Accomplishments

  • Transformation of a non-functioning fountain, which was on perfect axis with the pergola, into a focal point for a new Italian-style boxwood garden.
  • Created a mixed border that terminates at a spirit house that was brought back from Thailand by the client.
  • Established an English wild garden with a pea gravel path and seating area surrounded by lush mixed plantings in the confines of approximately 300 ft.
  • Developed a tropical planting design for an existing pool area.

Awards

2006 Environmental Improvement Merit Award from Professional Landcare Network

2006 Distinction Award, category of Outdoor Living Area, from Landscape Contractors Association, Maryland/District of Columbia/Virginia Chapters

2006 Distinction Award, category for Total Residential Contracting, from Landscape Contractors Association, Maryland/District of Columbia/Virginia Chapters