The soft, feathery quality of Mexican feather grass (Stipa tenuissima) is played up when the grass is backlit by the afternoon sun in Ted Hoppin’s garden on Bainbridge Island. The grass holds up over a long season and requires little care besides a yearly
Concrete stairs factor into the landscaping surrounding a modern house in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo by: Dean Kaufman Photo by Dean Kaufman. This originally appeared in A Geometric Desert Home in Phoenix.