For those of us dealing with drought - here are some great ideas for replacing our lawns with drought resistant landscaping.
Beautiful front yard drought resistant landscape with a modern feel! California Drought / Sacramento Drought
I realize this is not cottage, but I love how the plants mimic water.
Create a drought-friendly landscape. (Originally featured on a California-Friendly Landscape Contest hosted by Roger's Gardens in Orange County, CA)
Drought tolerant flowering shrubs for San Diego
contemporary western water wise landscaping - Google Search
Serene drought resistant backyard! California Drought / Sacramento Drought
Save Water with Stunning Drought-Resistant Landscaping Solutions
drought tolerant garden - love the blues and purples!
Paving stone pathway surrounded by mulch bark, and colorful low water plants in this Low water, drought resistant landscaping