The stonework and hardscape in this yard help add structure and planting space while allowing the landscape to blend into the surrounding native areas. The planting beds closer to the house and near the patios are slightly higher water using and have a pop of color that accents the entrance. The plants outside of the courtyard require less water and maintenance and help blend in with the Colorado landscape that surrounds this yard. This is a great example of a no-grass yard that instead features courtyard gardens, patios and a pathway around the house.
Some plants found in this landscape are: