Posts tagged: cactus
Mexican Giant Cordon (Pachycereus pringlei) photographed on the Baja peninsula by French naturalist Leon Diguet on one of his 6 expeditions to Mexico between 1893 & 1913. He later wrote the book “Cactacees utiles due Mexique”.
Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech, Morocco. Designed by French artist Louis Majorelle in the 1920’s. It was restored by fashion designer Yve Saint Laurent in later part of the 20th century. Image via BP blogspot and remodelista.
Westlake Hills, Texas garden by design/build firm Big Red Sun, based in Austin, Texas and Venice, California. I believe the planter is their design also. Very nice.
via Big Red Sun
The covered dining terrace (the table is out of view) at ‘Quartz Mountain’ in Paradise Valley, Arizona in the U.S. Designed by Arizona firm, Steve Martino & Associates. Winner of a 2006 ASLA Award of Excellence.
A window in a garden wall connects two spaces in phase 2 of the Baja Garden called ‘The Secret Garden’ in Arizona. Designed by Phoenix based landscape architecture firm Steve Martino & Associates.
Planted roof by Arizona landscape architecture firm, Steve Martino & Associates. I’m really weak on cactus. Can anybody fill us in one what kind this is?
From the garden of designer Sydney Baumgartner in Santa Barbara, California. It’s all about contrast in texture and form. Photo by Rebecca Christian.
Desert Courtyard Garden designed by landscape architect Steve Martino of Cactus City Design, Phoenix, Arizona. Love that orange and the paired down planting.