Dry Gardens -- The Use of Water-efficient Plants...

In areas where drought may be an issue, using plants that require minimal water make good sense. These plantings can be attactive as well a have low-water requirements. Here are some dry gardens that I have designed:

More Garden Examples


Asian Inspired Designs

Designs for Borders

Use of Color

Dry Gardens

Focal Points


Landscaping Near the Home

Paths and Stairways

Patios and Hardscape

Landscaping With Pools and Ponds

Using Small Spaces

Walls and Stonework



Lynne Steinsieck, Landscape Designer

Designing and creating landscapes and gardens in the SF Bay Area for over twenty-five years.