Projects Drought Tolerant Perennial Garden — Sacramento, CA This Sacramento garden shows a drought tolerant perennial border can still look lush and beautiful. Native Sacramento plants and organic methods encourage beneficial insects to reside in your landscape. Mediterranean plants blend beautifully with Sacramento natives to round out a vibrant landscape. Custom water features elegantly mask the noise from busy downtown Sacramento streets. Modern California Prairie — Livermore, CA Shaded Woodland Garden — East Bay, CA Echeveria look beautiful year round and work well under the dappled shade on the south side of this home. A curved seating wall surrounds the new patio. A new planting of Echeveria, Cordyline, and Birds of Paradise provide year round interest against the rich charcoal color of the home. Hakone grass and Berkeley sedge work well in clay and provide a woodland feel. Heuchera ‘Peach Melba’ stays evergreen in our climate and brightens shady areas.