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Q&A Session with Jessica Suttle, Graduate Landscape Architect

Fast Facts About Jessica Discipline: Landscape Architecture Hometown: Centerville, OH Education: The Ohio State University, Ball State University Podcast Currently Listening to: The Model Health Show     She got married on a mountain in Costa Rica, and her itch to travel takes her far and wide. It’s no surprise that Graduate Landscape Architect Jessica […]

Indiana Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architects

Honor Award Prophetstown State Park Aquatic Center for Indiana Department of Natural Resources The project to construct a family aquatic center at Prophetstown was intended to expand recreational opportunities at one of the newest state parks in Indiana. The overall 2,000+ acre park, located at the confluence of the Tippecanoe River and the Wabash River, […]

Why Should I Use Native Plants?

Schmidt Associates predominantly utilizes native plants in our landscape designs. A simple definition of native is a species that originated in a geographic region without human involvement. These plants are best adapted for Indiana climate variations and the local pests.  Drought and disease resistance are great attributes of native species, but as evidenced by the […]