Raised beds, collecting rainwater as well. - perhaps tiered beds can have a French drain at the end that catches excess water run off from the rain. It would be a larger area to collect rain water and would only be extra If the other plants were all
Landscape architect Andrea Cochran created a sumptuously restrained outdoor space at Stone Edge Farm in Sonoma. The water feature leading to the tree-shrouded table is beautiful. Learn more about Cochran's designs at Garden Design.
Simple and clean lines contrast with bold green foliage to create a lush tropical oasis. The main focus of the space is the glass edged pool flanked by tall leafy plants, creating privacy and a sense of enclosure.