Designed By: Sharon Dolan of Maple Street Natives…no longer doing design work.
Installed By: Bryan’s Landscaping 3000 Washingtonia Drive Melbourne no longer in business.
Percentage of Native Plants: 95%
Square Footage of Land Available on Tour: .69 acre minus house and drive
Years on the Landscaping Tour: First one!
Amount of Sun and Shade: South facing has direct sun. Lots of high trees providing shade for understory plants. Morning sun hits areas that become shaded as the day progresses.
Unique Features and Animals: Largest Magnolia tree ever in the back yard! Many birds and pollinators, snakes, raccoons, rabbits, gopher tortoise, armadillo, bobcat. Landscape Description: Striving for Native Forest.
Challenges: Initially there was extreme overgrowth of invasive plants, Entire yard was stripped and replaced with native plants.