Please answer the following questions below. You don't have to answer them all, however if you do, it will help to determine the best landscaping for your situation.

General info
Background Info

Site Information
Garden Use and Theme
Plant Selection Criteria
Maintenance
Site Evaluation and Goals
Budget and Scheduling


GENERAL INFO

Name (required)
Email (required)
City (required)
Phone # (required)
What are you looking for?
Do you live in the Okanagan?
Where did you hear about Synergy?
Best way to contact phone email

 

BACKGROUND INFO

Occupations in the household
Favourite season:
Do you consider yourself a Gardener? Yes No
Sort Of
Do you have children? If yes - ages
Does anyone in your household  have any allergies (ie. bees, plants) – if so, list
Do you have pets?
Do you have any specific pest problems (deer. etc)?

 

SITE INFORMATION

How long do you plan on living at your residence?

Estimated value of home

Do you have future renovation / building plans? If so please specify

Has your yard ever been landscaped? If so, when?


Prioritize the following on a scale of 1 to 10 (1 being lowest priority)

curb appeal of home
Increase property value / re-sale
privacy in backyard
water conservation
seasonal color
winter interest
low maintenance
Feng Shui

Sustainability, Environmental  measures

Retaining Walls:

 

If retaining walls are important, what materials do you prefer

 

Do you have a pool?



Do you plan on installing one?



Are there views you wish to accent or protect?
Are there views you wish to screen?
Are there wind problems in your yard?
Are there drainage issues to be addressed?
Do you need retaining walls?
If so, please indicate material preference

Are there easement, right-of-way or covenant issues to be addressed?


 

GARDEN USE / THEME

The “mood” of my garden should be:
The garden “theme” I am most attracted to is
Shape preferences:

Please indicate level of interest in addressing the following elements by rating their importance (0 = no interest to 3=high interest)

front door / entry enhancement
hot tub / spa
water feature
gazebo
deck design / layout
shed
barbeque
additional parking
veggie / herb garden
landscape lighting
play area
meditation spot
shade trees
dog run
open lawn space
naturalized / wildlife area
driveway design / layout
pool
fire pit
arbour / pergolas / trellis
patio design / layout
fence / screening
outdoor kitchen
greenhouse
retaining walls
statuary / garden sculpture
entertainment area
irrigation system
RV storage
flower / cutting garden
privacy plantings
irrigation design or upgrade

 

Outdoor activities I enjoy are:

Barbequing
sitting / reading
eating / dinning
entertaining
sun bathing
bird watching
general recreation
children activity
gardening

Hardscape materials I am attracted to are: flagstone (irregular shape , rough surface)
natural rock / boulders
gravel / crushed rock (paths, topdressing)
concrete (plain)
exposed aggregate
stamped concrete
brick pavers
decking (cedar, treated)
manufactured concrete block walls
bark mulch (organics)

 

PLANT SELECTION CRITERIA

This area of the survey gives us help in plant selection and colours.

Favourite colors (check those that apply)

yellow
blue
purple
red
pink
orange
white
pastels
warm colours
cool colours
whites
monochromatic
green assortment
no preference
all of the above

LEAST favourite colors (check those that apply) yellow
blue
purple
red
pink
orange
white
pastels
warm colours
cool colours
whites
monochromatic
green assortment
no preference
white
List favourite trees, shrubs and perennials
LEAST favourite trees, shrubs, perennials
Plant materials I would like to incorporate are: (check those that apply)

Large shade trees
Flowering trees
Flowering shrubs
Large Evergreen trees
Evergreen shrubs
Perennial flowers (come back every year)
Ornamental grasses
Annual flowers (replant yearly/colourful
Fragrant flowers / foliage
Plants that attract birds / butterflies
Exotic shapes / species / specimen

I am most attracted to:  Scale of 1-10: 1(dislike)  5(okay)  10(love)  

Dense planting

native planting
lush planting
minimal planting
form & texture
plant colour
flowers
I don’t know all of the above

 

SITE EVALUATION AND GOALS

What are the current problems of your existing landscape?

What do you enjoy about your current landscape?        

 

MAINTENANCE

How will your landscape be maintained




Do you enjoy working around your yard and garden?



 

BUDGET / SCHEDULING

Budget range:

Scheduling -
to be installed :