Garden steps on a budget. Great to go beside boat ramp.

Garden steps on a budget. Great to go partial way, then tier off half way down the hill to a patio built in to the hillside?

Elegant Entryway: Elevation issues are solved with the addition of stairs and walls, while boulders and plantings give texture and color. From's Garden Galleries

Cement steps wind their way through a multi-tiered garden filled with topiary trees, ornamental grasses, shrubs, and flowering plants.

Studio City Garden Photographed by Laure Joliet

Designer Visit: An Indoor-Outdoor LA Garden by Judy Kameon - Gardenista