Simple linear landscapes. Lots of grasses and perennials. Gorgeous.

Dream Landscapes: 10 Perennial Gardens Inspired by Piet Oudolf

I like the circular with bushes and then the chairs in the yard.

Gravel Patios - What You Need to Know

Circle is too large for us but liking the plants around it and path. Front Yard No Grass Design Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel, and Decor - page

Save water, still have Drama

5 Small Yard Landscaping Ideas


love, love, love it love the cool grasses, different kinds of rocks, and really like those little brown garden ball things and the boulder

Nice stonework on the house and I like the zero-scape yard.  Website has beautiful pics of the home.

Nice stonework on the house and I like the zero-scape yard. I could spray paint the big stone pot in the front yard

Beautiful well cared for 3 bedroom home with zero scape front yard Large open living room, Big kitchen with breakfast bar New dishwasher, Stainless steel appliances, solid oak cabinets, Built in microwave. Large kitchen dining area, Lots of crown molding, Master bath has separate shower, dual vanity and jetted tub.

very minimal/xeriscaping. Instead of wood/western styled fence, can use an retaining wall for easier acceptance in suburban neighborhoods

Xeriscape or "zero" scape

Xeriscaping is creatively using landscaping to conserve water usage. Although developed for drought areas or areas with low availability of water it is not exclusively for these areas.

Zero-scape, maybe a patch of grass in the side or back

Easy-care front yard Flagstone paths curve through a low-water front yard. A low berm of soil on either side of the walk adds interest, and weed cloth topped with pea gravel allows excess water to soak into the earth rather than run off into the street.