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Would love holding an intimate dinner in this setting!  But then I already have a similar space.  Beautiful nonetheless.

Knight-O'Brien Garden

back yard/driveway - perfect - tall walls with draping plants, lush drought tolerant gardening, arbor.

A poured-in-place aggregate water feature with sand-set hardscape and Corsican mint between the pavers.

for a poured-in-place aggregate water feature installed at a Hollywood Hills home, Shrader sand-set the hardscape and added Corsican mint between the pavers

Draught tolerant plants

Landscape designer Andrea Cochran uses drought-tolerant plants from around the world in her work. In this Geyserville, California yard, she chose a low-watering Australian herb, Lomandra, to frame the Cor-Ten steel staircase.

small inviting courtyard

Secret Garden: The front door of this oceanfront Los Angeles house opens to a surprising open-air courtyard. Designer Chris Barrett clustered plants in antique pots on a concrete table from Inner Gardens.

Stone trough

Simple contrasts spark garden interest: Scott Shrader edged a seventeenth-century stone water trough. with elegant, sheared boxwoods and ‘Blue Glow’ agaves. the trough features a bronze spigot from La Maison Francaise Antiques, Inc that’s a replic