Home

Design Services

Designing home landscapes to be:

  • Ecologically rich
  • Comfortably livable
  • Energy efficient
  • Climate-wise
  • Inviting to wildlife
  • Naturally beautiful
Read more

Books by Sue Reed

Climate-Wise Landscaping

Climate-Wise Landscaping: Practical Actions for a Sustainable Futurewith co-author Ginny Stibolt
(Publication date April, 2018)

Both books are packed with practical actions and ideas that show readers how to:

  • Save energy and money
  • Shrink their landscape's carbon footprint
  • Respond to climate change
  • Create beautiful gardens and grounds that also help the environment
Read more

Climate-Wise Blog

Tips for creating landscapes that:

  • Conserve energy and minimize our landscapes' carbon footprint
  • Contribute to solving climate change
  • Maximize storage of carbon in plants and soil
  • Are good for us and good for the planet
Read more

“Careful landscaping can be much more effective at saving energy than many of the other efforts we make each day, like turning off lights and turning down the heat. Having the right plantings outside your home will not only save you money, it will also help you live more comfortably in an aesthetically pleasing environment. That’s the essence of the message embedded in every page of Energy-Wise Landscape Design.”