10 Landscape Design Tips from Frederick Law Olmsted

10 Landscape Design Tips from Frederick Law Olmsted

If you’ve never tackled a landscape design before, you might be overwhelmed by all the choices you can make. Keep reading to see 10 landscape design tips from the founding father of landscape architecture, Frederick Law Olmsted. 1. Respect “genius of the place”....
Who Is Frederick Law Olmsted?

Who Is Frederick Law Olmsted?

Frederick Law Olmsted, Father of American Landscape Architecture Frederick Law Olmsted (1822–1903) is considered the father of American landscape architecture and some of his best-known works remain iconic to this day. Central Park and Prospect Park in New York, the...