I agree with John. This is how we do it too. The Legend shows the hatch, the plant it represents, spacing, and container size. Develop the spacing chart detail and your done. If there is a special condition, draw a detail of that condition.
I too recommend getting a CD set from a landscape architecture firm. Consider asking a professor to obtain one from one of their friends in the business, or for a reference. They likely know someone who will work with you and will be glad to assist. Or, ask a friend in a firm.
Typically CD sets have a particular sequence to the drawings, i.…[Read more]
Contact a local, experienced arborist.