Love the rusty old barrels - a striking cacti garden. Hmm Since we are in AZ this is a great idea to try !!!
Choosing the Perfect Design for Your Arizona Backyard Landscapes -
Good landscape design will enhance your home, reduce your work, and provide what you need and want in your outdoor living spaces. Good designs should look good all year. A well-designed landscape should provide a retreat where homeowners can rest, relax, entertain and enjoy the outdoors! Whether you need a new landscape or it’s time …
I sometimes refer to our house as "Rainbow Land" because well, it resembles a rainbow. As mentioned here and here, I love me some colour. I am quite fortunate that my husband had given me the creative authority to decorate every room in the house except "Man Land" (where I still tried to force my opinions). The main level is the most colourful space in the house and where it's an open concept, colour literally smacks you in the face everywhere you look. I have thought about going for more…
13 Flowers for the Southwest Desert ~ Bless My Weeds
1. Hummingbird Mint: smells like bubblegum and, as its name suggests, attracts hummingbirds Photo from Schmoker 2. Cleveland Sage: very aromatic, can be dried and burned as incense Photo from ASU 3. Popcorn Cassia: can grow up to 7-10 feet, smells like popcorn (although some say it smells more like peanut butter) Photo from Landcraft Environments …
Plants - Desert Cacti and Flora
The abounding southwetern desert Cacti and flora are one of this areas most significant and beautiful attractions. listed are: Palo Verde, Fish Hook, Devils Fingers, Agave, Cholla, Yucca, Organ Pipe, Ocotillo, Barrel, Rainbow, Beaver Tail, Prickly Pear, Hedge Hog, Buckhorn, Saguaro, Joshua Tree, Pin Cushion, and Stagehorn postmarked in 1959 with 3 cent 'In God We Trust, Liberty' stamp
Rows and Rows of artistically decorated fiesta colored pots of reds, blues, yellows and greens were set on shelves, the floor and wherever else there was room for these masterpieces
Southwestern Home Fairy Garden
Fairy gardens are all the rage on both coasts! Fairy gardens are not only a fun addition to an indoors or outdoors garden scene, but also a fun hobby. Add succulents and accessories to make it your own! Each piece sold individually.