We’re looking to these images for inspiration for the Villa’s rooftop terrace. It’s clear that Lisa is the clipped boxwood, fruit tree in urn, trailing English ivy type – with white florals mixed in! The following photos are of the Villa’s terraces as they are now, with that stunning view of the Houston skyline.
The move to an urban environment makes it even more important to create a green, natural space for breathing room – and to frame and highlight the city vista. Visual surprise will also be a factor in our design picks, and a sense of serenity. I look to the Instagram of the incomparable Debby Tenquist for garden inspiration, it is simply the loveliest and most deeply knowledgeable compilation of important gardens!