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Awards & Press

2013 CLCA ”Beautification” Awards

Landscape Beautification Sweepstakes Award (Best in Show) One 19 living Studio.
Landscape Beautification Achievement Award. Category: Water Smart Landscape
residential construction. Hope Residence.
1st place Commercial Maintenance large. RB Prange Inc.
2013 Spring Home/Garden Show

Project- Slow it, Spread it, and Sink it!

1st place, Best of Show

Award of Merit

Judges’ Choice

Water Smart Award

Perfection in Nomenclature

Most Educational

Best Interpretive Signage


2012 CLCA ”Beautification” Awards

Award Category: Design & Build Construction Medium


2011 CLCA ”Beautification” Awards

Award Winner- Category: Water Feature


2010 CLCA “Beautification” Awards

1st Place for Medium-sized Residential “Design-Build” for the Rhee Residence


2009 San Diego Fair

Don and Dorothy Walker Excellence in Horticulture Award for the Most Outstanding Exhibit

Massachusetts Horticultural Society Gold medal for Best Design

Hardscape Feature Award for best use of Hardscape Elements such as Walls, Patios, and Walkways

Contrasting textures and a sub-tropical/water-wise plant palate play well against the modern amenities.

2009 Spring Garden Show

Most Creative use of Space

Best use of Hard-Scape

Judges’ Choice

3rd Place Best of Show

fire-pit and seating area

2009 Home of the Year (SDHG magazine) for VESS Residence

Check out the Apartment Therapy home tour here.

Check out more outdoor photos in our gallery.

October 2009 Sunset Magazine

“An updated classic – Then and Now”

2008 San Diego Fair

1st Place Best Overall Landscape – Paul Ecke Sr. Trophy

Hardscape Feature Award for best use of Hardscape Surfaces

Massachusetts Horticultural Society Award for Best Design

Best San Diego adapted Garden

2008 San Diego Fair

2008 Spring Garden Show

1st Place Best of Show

Outdoor living Award

2007 San Diego Fair

Most Natural garden

Best outdoor lighting