The Low-Maintenance Garden

Garden designer Matt James helps a busy California executive transform her backyard eyesore into a personal refuge.

Tools
Font
  • A
  • A
  • A

E-mail This Page to Your Friends

x

All fields are required.

Separate multiple e-mail addresses with a comma; Maximum 20 email addresses.

Refresh

Sending E-mail

Sending E-mail

Or Do Not E-mail

Success!

A link to %this page% was e-mailed

Hide CaptionShow CaptionMatt plans to lay a new stone hardscape and plant hardy, drought-tolerant plants that will survive on their own while the homeowner is away.
Matt's plan calls for an overhaul of the existing patio and provides a new stone hardscape. This is accentuated by drought-tolerant, low-maintenance plantings that won't suffer during Patti's long absences. An existing citrus tree is saved and serves as a new horticultural focal point for the space.
Advertisement