Low Water Use Gardens

Gravel, cacti and and grasses can be used by garden designers to produce low water use landscapes. The grass on the left is 'Purple Fountain Grass' a sterile hybrid. It grows rapidly in dense clumps of burgundy foliage up to 1.5 m and produces foxtail like blooms. The use of a custom designed fence adds greatly to this design.

Cacti, Grasses & Gravel

This low water use garden features heavy mulching of sugar cane, massed planting of Agaves, Golden Robinia (Robinia pseudocacia 'Frisia'), Libertias - no supplementary water required here on a site with an annual rainfall of 400 mm.

Waterwise garden