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Monday, August 13, 2018

Photo - Flagstone set on concrete

This is Arizona Tan Flagstone set on concrete with beige mortar.  Built by Dandy Landscape.
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in San Diego

Friday, August 3, 2018

Photo - Red Yucca (Hesperaloe sp. 'Brakelights')

This wonderful succulent's bright red flower is great for attracting hummingbirds.
Photo by Doug Kalal

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Photo - Curving Pool with Spa and Firepit


This custom pool, spa and fire pit flow into one another.  The materials tie everything together.  The concrete is David Color 'Palomino'. Designed by Great Gardens Landscape Design. 
Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in Poway

Photo - Decomposed Granite Path with Rock Border


This rustic pathway was made by combining a decomposed granite pathway with a rock border and a stacked stone seating wall.
Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's residence in La Mesa

Photo - Blue Chalk Fingers (Senecio vitalis)

This nice ground cover is both drought tolerant and fire resistant.
Photo by Doug Kalal

Photo -Artificial Grass on Slope

One way to have a nice green slope in front of your home is use artificial turf.  This works best for a design with clean simple lines.  ...