About Kirsten Coffen ASLA RLA

Kirsten Coffen is the owner of Garden Architecture, LLC, a landscape architecture firm located outside Baltimore, Maryland. Founded in 1995, the firm specializes in design and construction consulting services for private residential, small business, municipal and corporate clients in the mid Atlantic region. With a focus on environmental sustainability, the firm offers expertise in the design of rain gardens and bio retention facilities, native and wildlife habitat plantings, rain permeable hardscapes, ‘green’ retaining walls and water harvesting solutions. Ms. Coffen serves as a community leader in local rural road and forest conservation projects and is a member of the Maryland Native Plant Society. Ms. Coffen has a B.S. in Landscape Architecture from Cornell University and a Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design from Harvard University. She is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects and has been a practicing, licensed professional for over twenty years. For additional information about Garden Architecture, LLC, visit www.gardenarchllc.com

Tree and Shrub Rain Garden Design

Tree and Shrub Rain Garden Design

Turn a moist or poorly drained area of your yard into a beautiful garden that provides year round color and habitat for songbirds. The trees and shrubs in this design have been selected both for their beauty and their ability to thrive in moist areas.

Rain Garden Specifications:

Included Species:

1 – Sweetbay Magnolia

3 – Redosier Dogwood

3 – Winterberry Holly

Hardiness Zone:


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