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Traditional lawn replaced with edibles, succulents, and drought tolerant plant material in San Mateo, California.

Before...high maintenance lawn on steep slope.

Before...high maintenance lawn on steep slope.

After...

After...

Before...

Before...

After...a simple gravel path winds down through the garden.

After...a simple gravel path winds down through the garden.

Wall built with stones found on-site.

Wall built with stones found on-site.

Front Yard Edibles in Redwood Boxes

Front Yard Edibles in Redwood Boxes

Custom built redwood boxes bring edibles up to easy gardening height. Citrus espalier soaks up sun and softens house foundation.

Custom built redwood boxes bring edibles up to easy gardening height. Citrus espalier soaks up sun and softens house foundation.

San Mateo Front Yard Master Plan

San Mateo Front Yard Master Plan