These homeowners were starting with a blank slate!
This flat back yard was contoured to hold as much rainwater on site as possible in order to create a colorful back yard for these desert dwellers.
Gutter downspouts now outlet into basin planting areas.
Laundry greywater irrigates an entry pathway garden.
A cistern collects roof runoff that is used to water veggie garden beds.
- rainwater basins with popups
- greywater garden
- gravel paths