Modern Drought Tolerant (Xeriscape) Garden Even the desert is far from devoid of beautiful plant life. Not all of the Southwest US is desert, yet all have to be cognizant of water use! Love some of the plants used in this pic.
A welcoming walkway. Curb appeal is crucial to make buyers excited about viewing your property. Invest in a beautiful walkway to make visitors feel welcome. traditional landscape by Verdance Fine Garden Design
In front of the Learning Center - landscaping to attract birds and butterflies. The walkway style is nice, too. // Butterfly Garden: Articles on Creating Butterfly Gardens: Plans, Plants, Attracting Butterflies, More.
For side garden? Glorious Garden Paths : Create Motion Run bricks, pavers, or other materials in a wavy pattern to create interest and give your pathway a sense of movement as you walk through the landscape.
If one big wall won't do, several low walls with level terraces between may be the right solution. Consider paving a level to create a patio and a comfy seating area. An inviting midslope patio is a great place to sit and survey the rest of your garden.