Eleanor McKinney  
phone: (512) 445-5202
Landscape Architect fax: (512) 445-3432


Urban Design




Green Roofs


Site Specific Art

In The Works

Hogan Ranch

Located just East of Lockhart, Shady Ranch consists of 450 acres of rolling farmland, woodlots and sendero openings. The client’s vision is to create a wilderness retreat with native plants and wildlife of the Central Texas landscape.

Initial tasks included creating a working base file of the site from an aerial photo, initial planning schemes for future ranch land improvements and developing a maintenance and seeding schedule to track the yearly success of the various grass land prairies. Future tasks will entail siting a horse barn with trails system, creating a simple design scheme featuring a deer resistant plant palette for landscape areas around the homesteads, managing the brush line for cedar harvesting and establishing a game management program for the wildlife on site.