Danby garden

The Design Challenge

To create a visually pleasing ‘Pocket Garden’ on a steeply sloping site, underneath and shaded by a third story upper deck.

The Design Goals

Design a garden intended for viewing from two perspectives: at ground level and from the railing on second story deck above.


Use of rocks to create ‘planting tiers’ and placement of shade tolerant shrubs, perennials and annuals for season long interest.

Danby Garden
Danby Garden
Danby Garden