drought tolerant plants!

full sun, low maintenance, drought tolerant plants This is what I want for our front hill

HHmmmm, foliage!

Beautiful shady border Maybe something like this for the hosta garden?

Monticule de graminées...

Grasses and perennials smother a hot sunny bank. By Jo Gardens.

low water demand, olive trees, tuft grasses

(native gardening) Gorgeous mix of Mediterranean and California native plants in this low-water landscape designed by Arleen Ferrara of Satori Garden Design. This is like the California version of Beth Chatto's dry garden in the UK.

Inspiration : s'aménager une terrasse de rêve - FrenchyFancy

Inspiration : s'aménager une terrasse de rêve

maybe in the new back garden: succulent path between stepping stones to backyard

un jardin bleu

Buxus spheres and blue planting (Nepeta, Salvia, Lupins, .) ~ I love cottage gardens.

~shade garden

Bill Hudgins May 2012 garden path with boxwood, maples Along brick walk to left of steps.

The beautiful and inspiring Dry Garden at Lambley Nursery. From a great article on Gardenista. Pinned by Emily Preece Garden Design.

A Garden You Water Four Times a Year

Water four times a year: The dry gardens at Lambley are planted in large swaths of complementary colors and textures. Image via Lambley Nursery.

Roses, clematis,. flowers & gardens

With its rich purple blooms, Clematis 'Viola' is a favorite among many gardeners, especially in combination with repeat-flowering climbing Roses. Here this pretty Clematis partners magnificently with the pink Rose 'Mme Caroline Testout'.

Informal Tuscan Garden, easy plants for me to grow

Alternative to a highly controlled garden treatment - informal Tuscan Garden (Bella Terra Garden Design)

jardin sans arrosage

Dry Garden, Palos Verdes - contemporary - landscape - los angeles - Bliss Garden Design yarrows and blue fescue

Two Californians in Olivier’s summer dry garden: wild buckwheat (Eriogonum) and California fuchsia (Epilobium canum)

Just like Olivier

Two California natives in Olivier’s summer dry garden: wild buckwheat (Eriogonum) and California fuchsia (Epilobium canum)

Un #jardin sec : pour un jardin sans arrosage // http://www.deco.fr/actualite-deco/369218-jardin-sec-jardin-arrosage.html

Un jardin sec : pour un jardin sans arrosage

1 : Centaurea bella 2 : Artemisia lanata 3 : Euphorbia rigida 4 : Asphodelus microcarpus 5 : Lavandula x intermedia 'Grosso' 6 : Ballota acetabulosa 7 : Phlomis x cytherae 8 : Artemisia arborescens 'Carcassonne'

This is beautiful! Lavender & barberry knot garden. // Great Gardens & Ideas //

Lavendel & Blutberberitze Knot Garden in Little Hill, Sussex - Lavandula 'Hidcote'. Yew hedge with arch. Birdbath and white paving path. Taken by John Glover, garden photographer.

RDK - Rijkevorsel

Home in Schilde, Belgium.