Great mix of drought tolerant plants - love this for the area along the street.

Drought Tolerant Gardens

Front Yard Sidewalk Garden Ideas: Filling beds with low maintenance, easy-care plants, such as these ornamental grasses, including fountain grass (Pennisetum) and blue oat grass (Helictotrichon) Via BHG

Leucophyta brownii - silver cushion bush. Australian native.

Leucophyta brownii, the silver cushion bush. an Australian native and excellent drought-resistant ground cover

Australian habitat garden ("Gaia's Garden" at City Beach, WA)

Australian habitat garden ("Gaia's Garden" at City Beach, WA) Pink Everlasting daisies & mass plantings of Kangaroo Paws

Sam Cox landscape design Native garden in a tight inner city space.

Native garden in urban courtyard. Basalt font brings a trickle of water into this tight space

Lomandra. Saw these in Redding, and they are the most lovely vibrant green. Australian native. Drought tolerant.

Lomandra lime tuff mass planting (perhaps use on slopes) Lomandra confertifolia subsp, confertifolia.

Prostanthera denticulata • Australian Native Plants Nursery • Plants • 800.701.6517

Prostanthera denticulata [Mint Bush] part of the Lamiaceae family with Purple flowers flowering in Spring avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA

austrostipa stipoides

Ornamental grasses contrast well against the back drop of the soft,rolling 'wave form' hedges.

Grevillea 'Long John' - Google Search

Near palm: Grevillea 'Long John' - Long weeping bright green leaves; dramatic orange-pink flowers winter through spring.