Stunning Southwest landscaping by Quercus (David Cristiani). Not only does it reflect the beauty of his region, but it's unique and artful as well. Check out David's tips for landscaping in the Southwest here: http://www.landscapingnetwork.com/garden-styles/southwest.html
Sculpture and a dry stream bed make this former lawn into a low-care front garden. Isn't this more fun than a boring old postage stamp of grass? More lawn alternatives here: http://www.landscapingnetwork.com/lawns/alternatives.html
The styling around this outdoor fireplace is absolutely stunning. Love the wreath, the plantings spilling over the edges of the walls, and the water-wise container plantings. From Sandy Koepke Interior Design.