this is my idea of great landscaping. Sculptural shapes of the plants and rocks, gravel. No need to water, prune or clean up leaves/debris. Keep the weed out and run the hose over it once in a while. - My Garden
Sunnyland Gardens -- The Annenberg Estate, a desert estate in Palm Springs California. The 200 acre desert estate consists of 9 acres of formally designed desert landscape, with drought tolerant plants.