Category: Tropical

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Captiva Island Oasis

Captiva Island Oasis and Residential Botanical Garden This unique 2.75 acre property, located on the Roosevelt Channel on Captiva Island, was transformed from a barren construction site into a tropical garden that would rival some botanical gardens.  The homeowners are garden enthusiasts and collaborated closely with Bob Walsh and the landscape team to create a variety of lush landscape gardens […]

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South Seas Residence

Suraya Located at the heart of South Seas Resort on Captiva Island, this beautiful Bali inspired island residence blends lush tropical plantings with contemporary architecture and hardscape elements to create an opulent island paradise. The entry is framed with tropical Florida palms and bamboo and opens up to reveal a circular drive with a stunning specimen palm courtyard featuring multi-stem foxtails, winin palms, thrinax palms and specimen old-man palm.  […]

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Sanibel Modern Tropic

Sanibel Modern Tropic Black Timor Bamboo, native paurotis and thrinax radiata palms create a dense vegetative buffer along the perimeter of the property, as required by the City of Sanibel for this newly completed residence, and serve to soften the low landscape walls from the passerby perspective.  The landscape transforms from the bamboo and native buffer vegetation mix […]

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Coastal Florida

This newly completed contemporary island style Florida home overlooks the Roosevelt Channel, on the Bay side of Captiva Island, and is graced with the sunrise in the mornings. Repeat clients remind us of the success of previous landscape designs and of lasting relationships built while offering new and challenging opportunities for creative design.  This client expressed a desire for a colorful tropical […]

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Contemporary Sanibel

Contemporary Waterfront Residence This newly completed residence is located on Sanibel Island on a unique bayou site with western exposure for a perfect view of the sunset. The main entry is a long narrow drive that was planted with seven large native live oaks to create an oak canopy with a native hammock understory consisting of native shrubs and ferns for a tunnel like entry experience. Three large curved […]

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Sanibel British Colonial

This British Colonial theme new residence sits atop the ridgeline on the west end of Sanibel Island overlooking the Gulf.  Carefully manicured dune and beach access offer breathtaking views from the main and upper patios of the residence to the beach and the sunset. A lush, tropical entry runs the length of each side property line from the road, […]

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Sanibel Island Remodel

Sanibel Island Remodel The homeowner’s only request was to keep as much of the existing landscape as possible on this Sanibel remodel. As the driveway winds around, you are enticed by the pockets of tropical plantings located in and around the stately royal palms lining the drive. The color sparks your interest as you move […]

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Riverfront Remodel

River Front Remodel One feature palm was salvaged when this seven year old Mediterranean style residence on the Caloosahatchee River underwent a complete landscape and hardscape remodel in the beginning of 2015.  The landscape had not been properly maintained for a few years prior to when the new owners purchased in 2014, was overgrown and unhealthy and therefore was in need of a complete […]

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