Stone stair vanishing point.
Bluestone and quartzite combine for curved pathway to front courtyard.
Minimalistic textural entry.
Water worn stones create instant antiquity in this water garden.
Retained mountainside makes intimate family retreat.
Fewer plant elements placed in larger blocks of color make a decisive statement.
A lower-growing red Japanese maple draws the eye to the waterfall and yet hides the waterfall mechanics.
A curved path between gardens enhances the element of surprise.
Larger amounts of hardscape reduce garden maintenance and water usage.
The use of natural flagstone adds warmth to an outdoor retreat.
Creating outdoor rooms.
Good landscape design hides problems in your garden -- like air conditioners.
Contemplative water element.
Back garden elegance.