This landscape design merges the client’s desire for a tropical resort like feel with the existing pastoral character of the Hamakua coast rural ranch lands. Situated on a 300 acre parcel just north of Hilo, the home sits in the midst of a working ranch and enjoys panoramic views of Mauna Kea and the Pacific Read more about Hamakua Coast[…]
Located adjacent to the Four Seasons Resort in upcountry Lana`i, this exclusive resort style community nestles seamlessly into the surrounding natural landscape. Villas of Koele connects to the world renowned Koele golf course and features large natural ponds and water features. Following the theme of the established Koele Master Plan, Ki Concepts designed lush landscapes Read more about Villas at Koele[…]
As a component of the highly coveted Kukui`ula project, a 1,000 acre private community located in Koloa on the island of Kaua`i, Ki Concepts designed lush tropical landscapes to surround over 30 luxury residential homes. The homes nestle seamlessly into the landscape of the surrounding golf course and then open up into a central space Read more about Kukui`ula[…]
Ki Concepts has developed the overall Landscape Master Plan for the entire site and currently working with the association to design and implement various native plant gardens and landscape features of the Master Plan. The concept of the masterplan was to enrich the Princeville community with Hawaii’s culture, integrating a resort lifestyle with hands on learning experience. Several themes were also employed as a means to convey the concept as well: restoring native vegetation zones, building themed gardens, using traditional building materials and methods of building, and constructing green infrastructure such as bioswales and rain gardens. […]
To help homeowners incorporate exquisite sustainable landscape designs into their home gardens, the Surfrider Foundation has teamed with Ki Concepts, an Oahu based Landscape Architecture and Planning firm.
Ki Concepts creates breath taking, multi-use landscapes unique to each home owners’ needs and vision while managing storm water through rain gardens, stream beds and bioswales. Our designs incorporate native and non-invasive plants with frequent requests for edible and child-friendly gardens.