Next stop on the garden tour, an artist couple’s gardens. At least 6 spaces around their abode, front and back, make for excellent outdoor living in our enviable climate.
Humidity? Mosquitoes? Ha!
The ubiquitous El Paso and southern New Mexico rock wall and arched gate, but done up with character like they deserve. Even potted Yucca elephantipes out for the summer
In this case, pacifica means peaceful and tells of the owners originally being from the LA area, I think Pasadena.
And what’s down the axis, along the shade ramada?
It seems to resemble shimmering, moving water down a creek, flowing down between iceplant masses. Having lived 23 years and counting away from creeks, except the one most years in Tijeras Canyon, I still feel what I remember from the mountains in Colorado.
There can be plenty of dust in the air here, but that same dry air almost ensures no dew most mornings and nights when it’s warm.