Apartment landscape design and planting takes on several unique factors. In addition to taking into account existing site conditions, local landscape codes must also be met as well as easy maintenance and durability of plant material. As a result, dynamic spaces are created using hardy plants and materials that enhance the aesthetics of the building and provides usable green space for tenants. In this instance, the complex elected to include raised vegetable beds in their extra green space in addition to the required landscaping.