I’m taking a quick vacation from “winter”.
As much as possible, that is, without being [blah blah blah], yet with ample good clients and projects. 2014 will be good, maybe the best year yet? I’ve never said such a thing, so I might be really onto something.
It’s rough here, room temperature each day, so more posts on great landscape and ecological ideas on this trip to come…enjoy this broad-brush stroke for now.
El Paso to San Diego –
I didn’t go to San Diego the long way via Albuquerque and LA, but one more range of bouldery mountains that look like those next to my last home, then one more Chihuahuan desert valley, then…
It takes skill at design and adapting tried and true design principles. Most locales can create special places, when they elevate above those (i.e. the HOG) who can only regurgitate lame excuses; even without subtropical palms as part of the palette.
Do you see any plants familiar to the high desert, or other places that can be dry at times, used here?