Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town

Manhattan, NY The goal of this collaborative effort with Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects and the property horticulturalist/landscape manager was to assess, redesign, and develop management strategies for both properties’ struggling landscapes and implement those recommendations in four planting seasons. Home to 30,000 residents, this 80 acre 1940’s-era park-like complex is situated in the Gramercy section […]

44 Prospect Park West Cooperative Apartments

Brooklyn, NY Part of a larger entrance renovation project at this park side cooperative apartment building. The scope included replacement of the existing property line curb with decorative brick curb, complimentary to the building and carefully selected foundation plant palette able to withstand the wind swept location. Plantings include a mix of flowering shrubs, perennials, […]

759 President Street Cooperative Courtyard

Brooklyn, NY Residents of this pre-war hospital turned cooperative as well as the neighborhood passerby, delight in views of this lushly landscaped vest pocket entrance courtyard in Park Slope, Brooklyn. In addition to a vibrant three season plant composition, residents enjoy warmer months in the intimate seating area or manicured lawn space. The courtyard’s protected […]

60 Remsen Street Cooperative Apartments

Brooklyn, NY Located in the Brooklyn Heights Historic District, entrance and sidewalk improvements were developed in accordance with the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission guidelines. The scope included replacement of 1200 sf of sidewalk, expansion of the foundation garden beds with raised brick curb walls to match the building facade and repair and pointing […]