Landscape materials choice nets US award for practice

David Keegan Garden Design has won an international award in an event run by the US Association of Professional Landscape Designers.

The Oxfordshire-based practice was praised for its Thornlea Farm residential project on a steeply sloping site in Derbyshire. "The judges liked my use of materials to harmonise a renovated landscape with existing elements," said Keegan.

Criteria used to evaluate submissions included project impact, creativity, technical merit and planting design. The award is to be presented in San Francisco in September.


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