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chrisbigos wrote:
That's a nice small tree - what type is it?
   Comment   January 30, 2014

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The concrete pavers continue into the backyard, where Cox has planted low-water, California-friendly plants in place of the lawn. A gravel court still leaves a lot of open space for spontaneous gathering and playing.More: How to Replace Your Lawn With a Garden
“You don’t always have to use Carrara marble to make interesting stuff.” — Brennan CoxNothing against the lovely Carrara, but this statement applies to just about every room in and outside the house. In addition, California’s drought situation should have all of us thinking about being wiser about water use, so the timing of Annie Thornton’s story couldn’t be better. Full story: A Family-Friendly California Yard Wises Up About Water

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sneezer14 added this to sneezer14's Ideas
August 23, 2014
Landscape
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July 24, 2014
jardin
erinsalmon added this to backyard
July 21, 2014
Hedge
carolj81 added this to carolj81's Ideas
May 21, 2014
Yard without grass
Christine Mikell added this to Kids Fun Backyard
May 20, 2014
Pavers
luiseguzmang added this to luiseguzmang's ideas
May 1, 2014
The concrete pavers continue into the backyard, where Cox has planted low-water, California-friendly plants in place of the lawn
marialeticia added this to marialeticia's ideas
April 23, 2014
Jardin
karynpistone added this to deck ideas
April 2, 2014
lower patio
tiff957 added this to tiff957's Ideas
March 30, 2014
Tufts
nelvebo added this to My Backyard
March 27, 2014
Mulch, limestone, and patio stone together.
alexelle added this to Garden
February 22, 2014
Beautiful colors
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February 17, 2014
Entrada
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February 15, 2014
Chemin douche jardin
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February 8, 2014
plochki v gradinata
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February 7, 2014
Pavers
anitawiedel added this to anitawiedel's ideas
February 6, 2014
deck/yard
mwellis added this to mwellis's Ideas
February 6, 2014
Ground with pavers and peastone mix
rosalien added this to rosalien's ideas
February 5, 2014
bocce court
Max Your Property added this to Stanwell Park
February 5, 2014
Garden additional plantings
bconnor added this to exterior details IDEAS
February 5, 2014
Interesting way to finish our unfinished area
philw78 added this to Garden, Fences
February 5, 2014
Spaced large concrete pavers
thaont added this to thaont's Ideas
February 5, 2014
Great paving idea
aubzasaur added this to Landscape
February 4, 2014
The design is simple and the materials understated, but here we see how patterns and rhythm can create a memorable and well-executed project. “You don’t always have to use Carrara marble to make interesting stuff,” Cox says.
ginglad added this to GG
February 4, 2014
nice
ako16 added this to outdoors: verandas, gardens. in-out & more
February 4, 2014
contrasting gravel
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February 3, 2014
Stepping stones
Candice Berretta added this to Colorado home
February 3, 2014
pretty
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February 3, 2014
GPG
orlan5230 added this to orlan5230's Ideas
February 3, 2014
Jardin
dogmom5 added this to Outdoor spaces.
February 3, 2014
Using cement pavers for yard/small patio area by bulkhead.
kaijabwango added this to kaijabwango's ideas
February 3, 2014
nice
mfinteriors added this to mfinteriors's ideas
February 3, 2014
hardscape - back yard
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February 3, 2014
Pavers
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February 2, 2014
Planting for modern layout
catowner added this to catowner's Ideas
February 2, 2014
Gravel backyard
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February 2, 2014
pattern of step stones
Suzanne Little added this to Landscaping
February 2, 2014
gravel
mrneatness added this to mrneatness's Ideas
February 2, 2014
Easy hard scape
jennylevi added this to jennylevi's ideas
February 2, 2014
Soften patio concrete with mulch
lolofaid added this to lolofaid's ideas
February 2, 2014
Pas de gazon... !
lillafarm added this to lillafarm's ideas
February 2, 2014
Tree in gravel.
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February 2, 2014
Contrast
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February 2, 2014
Wtraight clean modern
rebeccaann added this to garden
February 2, 2014
low water
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February 2, 2014
Love this
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February 2, 2014
Jardin ordenado
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February 2, 2014
plant layout and design
Angela Copper added this to angela_copper's ideas
February 2, 2014
The clean open yard
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February 2, 2014
geometric pavers
heatherjkasper added this to inner courtyard
February 2, 2014
using a hedge for form a wall for the courtyard? and as a windbreak?
lalnai added this to lalnai's Ideas
February 2, 2014
Garden
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February 2, 2014
Grass free area
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February 2, 2014
Yard
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February 2, 2014
Pavers and rock make a water saver path.
punkey90 added this to Hot Tubs
February 2, 2014
peagravel, stpping stones around lower hot tub deck
Amy Stoddard added this to Humble House Landscaping
February 2, 2014
Simple and lovely.
sweetpea1122 added this to Patio Ideas
February 2, 2014
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February 2, 2014
Like landscaping forming privacy barrier, little tree.
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February 2, 2014
Pavimentos
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February 2, 2014
Juanki patio
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February 1, 2014
Clean look Drought resistant
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February 1, 2014
Jardín
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February 1, 2014
great pavers
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January 31, 2014
Bricks
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January 31, 2014
hardscape is simple but not boring. Flexible space.
jkhansen added this to Landscaping
January 30, 2014
Low water option
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January 30, 2014
pavers
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January 30, 2014
patio and walk
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January 30, 2014
Gravel
bo_n_mo added this to bo_n_mo's ideas
January 29, 2014
instead of backyard grass?
klisliz added this to Landscape Ideas
January 29, 2014
Like very much, curve in front?
deborahrobles added this to deborahrobles's Ideas
January 29, 2014
Gravel court
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January 29, 2014
great pavers with wood chip
topcat32 added this to Patio Ideas
January 29, 2014
paver stones
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January 29, 2014
Art Spragg added this to Landscape Ideas
January 29, 2014
Like the pavers and grasses and gravel!
sandikaneko added this to Outdoor spaces
January 29, 2014
pavers
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January 29, 2014
jardin con aserrin?
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January 29, 2014
Front after add on?
martistanley added this to landscaping
January 29, 2014
three pavers narrow to two with one section off center
trg1000 added this to trg1000's ideas
January 29, 2014
concrete pavers and gravel
devonpurdy added this to outdoor space
January 29, 2014
Like the simplicity of pavers and planting a. Weeding nightmare?
bicycleman added this to bicycleman's ideas
January 29, 2014
patio/ pavers/gravel etc
nanjill2012 added this to nanjill2012's ideas
January 29, 2014
unique plants, no watering, integration of foliage and stone
merrym added this to landscape
January 29, 2014
pavers
Dia Sherill added this to Patio/Garden
January 29, 2014
this is exactly what is needed for the DEAD yard - front and back
mazestray added this to Exterior Ideas
January 29, 2014
cool way to limit grass
meenap added this to new house
January 29, 2014
Side yard
oreocat123 added this to oreocat123's ideas
January 29, 2014
Nice lawn and pavers treatment
sufitt added this to Landscaping
January 29, 2014
A gravel court still leaves a lot of open space for spontaneous gathering and playing
dms202 added this to W Locust
January 29, 2014
pavers to gravel transition
kellyproctor added this to yard
January 29, 2014
gravel courtyard
Christine Wilson added this to Exterior Ideas
January 29, 2014
No grass!
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January 29, 2014
woods
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January 29, 2014
Gravel court and pavers
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January 29, 2014
Red gravel
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January 29, 2014
Low maintenance
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January 29, 2014
idee de decor exterisor pavaj
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January 28, 2014
gravel and paving
judithlea added this to porch and entrance
January 28, 2014
Beautiful driveway design
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January 28, 2014
Free form pavers
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January 28, 2014
Gravel courtyard for playing and low maintenance, little water plants.
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