The American Society of Landscape Architects website describes budget guidelines for landscape improvements and the benefits resulting from the loan investment.
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an excellent horticultural and botanical resource.
The Department of Horticultural Science at NCSU provides a wealth of information about plants and planting.
Dan Sears has been land planner and landscape architect for The Village of Fearrington for over 30 years. Take a look at videos of this project. "FEARRINGTON VILLAGE LIVING" provides an overview of this beautiful village 1200 residents call home.
Sears Design Group provides landscape architectural services for the Governors Club Custom Home program.
The JC Raulston Arboretum at North Carolina State University is a valuable resource to landscape professionals and gardeners.
The North Carolina Botanical Garden is a resource for gardeners and plantspersons.
Sears Design Group's philosophy of sustainable design with illustrations - Part 1
Sears Design Group's philosophy of sustainable design with illustrations - Part 2
Sears Design Group's philosophy of sustainable design with illustrations - Part 3
Dan Sears has provided land planning and landscape architectural services for The Village of Fearrington since 1976. Fearrington BR1M grows by 25-35 dwellings per year and is now one of the larger communities in Chatham County.
Witherspoon Rose Culture website provides information about the installation, care and culture of roses. See Witherspoon Rose Culture's 50th Anniversary Garden designed by Sears Design Group in our Portfolio under Garden Design.