Design detail: Vegetable gardens

March 10, 2016

At home vegetable gardening is a trend Rockscape Design has seen emerging for the past several seasons, but 2016 seems to be the year of the vegetable garden- herbs and veggies seem to be on the top of everybody’s want list. With the promise of an abundance of your own organically grown harvest- its been … Continue reading “Design detail: Vegetable gardens”

Hiring for the Upcoming Season

February 24, 2016

Rockscape Design is excited at the prospect of an early start to the season, which means it’s also time to add to our team. We’re excited to welcome back our existing staff -as well as open the doors to new people! Come join us and enjoy a beautiful summer in Muskoka! We operate out of our … Continue reading “Hiring for the Upcoming Season”

A look back: 2015 Season

February 16, 2016

2015 took us by surprise, the extended season allowed us to work through November into the beginning of December. Allowing our maintenance crews to finish all our fall clean-ups- the first time in recent history. The warm autumn weather also meant we were able to easily continue with landscape installations. Along with our usual annual … Continue reading “A look back: 2015 Season”


June 1, 2015

Our social media accounts are filled with pictures of our work life- what we do, what we see, where we are and who we see. All tagged with  #RockscapeDesign. The past week has been filled with spring blooms, wildlife and the first boat outings of the season. Post anything related to us and our work with #RockscapeDesign and you’re … Continue reading “#RockscapeDesign”

In Bloom: We’re seeing white

May 25, 2015

Finding beauty in an untouched landscape is always a good moment, over the past week these blooming natives caught our attention. Clockwise from left-Trillium grandiflorum or “large-flowered” trillium, Viburnum lantana ‘Mohican’ or Mohican vibernum, Amelanchier Canadensis or Shadblow serviceberry These white blooms command attention in nature but can also easily be incorporated into the planted landscape. … Continue reading “In Bloom: We’re seeing white”

Landscape Outside the Boundaries

March 11, 2015

In our case- outside the boundaries of Muskoka, where we also expanded our design to include materials and plants not generally included in our Muskoka projects. Late last year Rockscape took on this project with a special purpose Dog Tales, a horse and rescue shelter- “an animal sanctuary like no other! The farm is located on … Continue reading “Landscape Outside the Boundaries”

A look back: 2014 Landscape Season

February 23, 2015

Having been the shortest season on record- our 2014 landscape season quickly became one of the busiest. Collectively called “the summer that never happened”. The snow was slow to leave, even in late May were still dealing with large snowbanks impeding our progress. Cool temperatures throughout the summer made working outside comfortable- but left vacationers, … Continue reading “A look back: 2014 Landscape Season”

Hiring for the 2015 season!

February 12, 2015

It may still be in the negatives outside but we’re looking forward to the upcoming season. We’re excited to welcome back our existing staff – as well as adding some new people to the Rockscape family! Come join us and enjoy a beautiful summer in Muskoka! We operate out of our Bracebridge location and service all of Muskoka and … Continue reading “Hiring for the 2015 season!”

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