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original pinner says: This grassy succulent spread takes much less effort, water, & chemicals than a lawn, and delivers way more beauty! Photo by John Evarts

Original pinner says: This grassy succulent spread takes much less effort, water, & chemicals than a lawn, and delivers way more beauty! Photo by John Evarts

succulentes—agaves, aloes & aeonium— couleurs textures et moins d arrosage...

Creative Front-Yard Makeovers

After final photo!: Steer clear of thirsty plants. Bold succulents—agaves, aloes & aeonium—give Brooke’s garden the tropical foliage she wanted without the heavy water requirements. There’s also a lot less lawn to be irrigated now—she left just en.

Drought-tolerant plantings, from "Water-Wise Plants for the Southwest,'' by Nan Sterman, Mary Irish, Judith Phillips and Joe Lamp'l. Photo: Cool Springs Press

California gardener? Plant California natives

Drought-tolerant plantings, from Water-Wise Plants for the Southwest, by Nan Sterman, Mary Irish, Judith Phillips and Joe Lampl.

Note the Iris in the middle! ItGrace Design Associates | Mission Creek

Succulent garden – no water landscape – Fan aloe - Aeonium – Agave shawii (Beauty Landscapes Water)

Sloped front yard garden by sidewalk with drought tolerant succulent tapestry lawn substitute, Schneck Garden

Sloped front yard garden by sidewalk with drought tolerant succulent tapestry lawn substitute, Schneck Garden sloped front yard

Love this combination of colors, and it's perfect for conserving water!

Modern Drought Tolerant Garden // Great Gardens & Ideas // LOOOVE the color and drought tolerant is perfect for Austin yards!

Succulents and grass

Gorgeous - Low water landscape with a great mix of stone, succulents, grasses and perennial flowers

Agave attenuata - (Mature size: 4 - 5 feet high and 6 - 8 feet wide) with clusters of pups tucked under its leaves, Agave attenuata is best planted where it can spread out. Pups are easily removed, but the cluster is quite striking. Tiny pale green flowers become many new plantlets that can be plucked off the stem and rooted. Native to Mexico, this is a tropical agave, prefers partial shade to scorching sun and looks best with regular water.

Fox Tail Agave, Agave attenuata, 15 seeds, soft blue-green leaves, windowsill or…

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