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We made a feature of the garden’s slope, by designing three terraced levels of planting, with an open flight of steps running through it to the garden’s upper section. Description from juliantatlock.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

We made a feature of the garden’s slope, by designing three terraced levels of planting, with an open flight of steps running through it to the garden’s upper section. Description from juliantatlock.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Here are those stairs in construction. Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Rancho Bernardo.

Here are those stairs in construction. Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Rancho Bernardo.

Amphitheatre. I'd love to see a civic one for fireworks seating or other functions... we all gather on a bridge near the golf course.

Amphitheatre. I'd love to see a civic one for fireworks seating or other functions... we all gather on a bridge near the golf course.

Great success with planting a slope has to do with the types of plants you use. Here are some great tips, ideas and photos. For low maintenance, be sure to use drought tolerant plants!

Landscaping Steep Slopes

Great success with planting a slope has to do with the types of plants you use. Here are some great tips, ideas and photos. For low maintenance, be sure to use drought tolerant plants!

Take advantage of a long slope by dividing it into different levels. Here, wide terraces create planting spaces for individual garden rooms on each level. Stone steps allow for easy access between levels.....plants are so beautiful!!

Tips for Taming a Slope

Take advantage of a long slope by dividing it into different levels. Here, wide terraces create planting spaces for individual garden rooms on each level. Stone steps allow for easy access between levels.....plants are so beautiful!!

Leone Landscape and Construction | High-End Landscape in Watertown and West Newton, Massachusetts | Boston Design Guide

Leone Landscape and Construction | High-End Landscape in Watertown and West Newton, Massachusetts | Boston Design Guide

I love layering raised beds. Gives so much more interested than a single square or rectangular bed would.

I love layering raised beds. Gives so much more interested than a single square or rectangular bed would.

Landscaping is one of the easiest ways to liven up your outdoor area. A little life and color goes a long way and if you're setting up for home like me, the work you do will have the added benefit of making your yard look better than blowing cash on flowers for one day.

Landscaping is one of the easiest ways to liven up your outdoor area. A little life and color goes a long way and if you're setting up for home like me, the work you do will have the added benefit of making your yard look better than blowing cash on flowers for one day.