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Leslie Snyder
Hometalk :: Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

Given our current drought situation in Southern California, THIS was the best year to take out our front lawn and put in native, drought tolerant plants. My city offered us $1 per square foot of lawn that we took out and replaced with native, drought tolerant plants, so we jumped on board with that. I don't even miss that green lawn - it was full of weeds and expensive to keep it green in the summer. We landscaped it so that there is plenty of room for these plants to grow and fill i…

Landscaping with stone

Drought tolerant garden

California Dreaming: a Davis Dalbok garden - Gallery - Garden Design

Davis Dalbok and an East Coast transplant respect a classic Eichler bungalow and complete the vision of "living in the garden." Now that's worth celebrating.

Firepit, i like the little stones on the outside


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Get the Look: Rocca Civalieri, Thinking Outside the Boxwood

Thinking Outside the Boxwood

Shade planter Astilbe 'Fireberry'

Feature Friday ? A Shady Surprise

ASTILBE A shady surprise of beauty that takes our breath away. This perennial is the hallmark of the shade garden and compliments a dense, fern-like foliage with a beautiful spot of color that is sometimes referred to as a "goat's beard". Why your customers will love Astilbes... You know that one spot that

Simple xeriscaping idea for under shady trees


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I love how this gardener abandoned the typical straight edge for a whimsy, curvy flower bed--in the boulevard!

Front Yard Sidewalk-Garden Ideas

Add beauty and curb appeal to your front yard with a sidewalk garden. Check out these front garden ideas that'll work even in the smallest of spaces.

Foolproof Garden for Shade  Don't worry about what shade of green your thumb may be: The plants in this garden are practically bullet-proof. They add easy color to the front of your landscape. Garden size: 18 by 8 feet

Colorful Front Yard Garden Plans

Add curb appeal to your home with these appealing multiseason flower gardens.

>CURBSIDE LANDSCAPING | Central Texas Gardening


>This article refers to the narrow strip of lawn area about 4’ wide that runs between the sidewalk and curbside in many neighborhoods. First of all, this is public eas…

yard no grass | Central Texas Gardener Blog » Blog Archive » Creating Tomorrow’s ...

Creating Tomorrow's Garden Today!

Things have changed a lot since I was a kid and had the job to rake leaves from under shrubs to tidy up. As an adult, I’ve watched gardening philosophy among the backyard populace—mine included—gradually head back to the sustainable practices followed by our forebears. Since I planted my first tree

Central Texas garden by Glee Ingram

Our Design Approach

As a full-service design-build landscaping company, GROWING DESIGNS specializes in creating unique outdoor living spaces. We make use of existing resources, constraints of the terrain and follow t…

#ClippedOnIssuu from Bungalow Magazine Summer 2014

Bungalow Magazine Summer 2014

A quarterly home magazine created for the vibrant urban lifestyle of Texas.