For my house in AZ.best garden designs: desert dreaming If you live in a hot climate, consider a garden scheme that is native to the region. Here, a wide array of succulents and cacti create a pleasing desert
This week, we continue our series on drought tolerant plants for certain styles of landscape, in partnership with Mooch Exterior Designs. Last week, we explored classic Tuscan plants for Spanish la. YOUR GARDEN ART PROJECT IS WAITING FOR YOU.
Mexican tree ocotillos + agave: Here, fanlike Mexican tree ocotillos (Fouquieria macdougalii) serve as a backdrop for equally spaced agaves (Agave ‘Blue Glow’) and low chartreuse Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’.
Small-scale garden - landscape architect Joseph Marek's own home, the entry. On the left: Agave attenuate, 'Goodwin Creek' lavender and Phormium tenax 'Variegatum'. On the right: Aloe arborescens 'Lutea' and Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gold Star'.