Have to go with xeriscaping and low water in the cottage garden. Like these plants in the Jardin Toledo Gravel garden, xeriscaping, dry garden, mediterranean garden.


Russian sage, Verbena bonariensis, Mexican Feather grass, Miscanthus, purple and grey plant combination design by Giardino Segreto

Elysian Landscaping. Pinned to Garden Design by Darin Bradbury.

gravel courtyard, low maintenance garden, mix of green planting, low stone water feature, by Elysian Landscapes - Gardening Design


Raise the deck, so you can put good planter boxes at the side, and have perennials or trees growing through them. Notice the lightning in the deck.

trellis made from stainless steel reinforcement mesh

Great idea: a hops trellis made from stainless steel reinforcement mesh. (Cut, and connect with wire) by front door

blue grass

huge charcoal grey planter with pretty grasses - original pin note: Eksklusiv Keramik + Reynders Project Green

Giardino Segreto — Relais nell’astigiano — Image 3 of 4 — Europaconcorsi

greige: interior design ideas and inspiration for the transitional home : Planting: Drought Tolerant Garden Lovely!

Trifolium, Zetas Trädgård   I  by Victoria Skoglund

Trifolium 'Dark Dancer' color is somewhere between chocolate and dark purple. A good edging plant or ground cover, looks fantastic against light green plants. under tall, sun to partial shade, average water needs.

Bridle Road Residence Cape Town

Bridle Road Residence Cape Town

Here is the Modern Gubbins House Design by Cape Town-based Antonio Zaninovic Architecture Studio and collaboration with Rees Roberts & Partners. This house is located at the base of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa