Some great landscape detail.

Let’s start with the unusual, well perhaps not unusual more not where you would expect it.


A car park in Portland, Oregon.


Miniature gardens at the Chelsea Flower Show

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A Joker water fall with brick edge

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A very large tree being moved.


A moon gate


Hawaii – a different way for a tree to remain standing !


A clever way to screen pedestrians from too much sun..


Providing shade at the upper level


Immaculate aftercare


Is it Art ?


an interesting restoration or is it pub conversion?


“Knapped flint’ walls are just amazing..


a lovely old stone wall…


Building stepped walls is not easy, this one has been

very well thought out.




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Chris Coope

Author: Chris Coope

Born in Great Britain, Chris Dyson-Coope followed his training and passion in the field of horticulture for decades. This path led him to multiple awards for landscape design and many prestigious projects in the United Kingdom and the U.S. Chris has received 19 national awards for projects as varied as city parks, urban regeneration, playgrounds, office parks and streetscapes. He pioneered the use of designer drives in the 1980s utilizing Permacrib to create structural green walls and award-winning green roofs in London. Most recently, Dyson-Coope has nurtured his interest as an educational innovator to produce an Internet radio show (, books on landscaping, and a series of fictional children's books that explore non-fictional themes such as sustainable agriculture, geography, and history. Convinced that the younger generation can (and must) learn from the older generation, as well as blazing new paths toward a sustainable future for a planet in deep distress from climate change and unsustainable practices, Dyson-Coope presents workable solutions in multiple formats, from books to inventions, podcasts and educational media. With several horticultural patents to his credit, the noted horticulturalist looks to the future with hope that the younger generation will grab the "torch" of innovation to develop and maintain a more sustainable world for us all. Dyson-Coope is a member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture and serves as Director of Children's Sustainable Education for Energime University. Chris lives in Weston, Missouri, with his lovely wife, Cindi.

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