Usually when I am called to a help out a homeowner with their landscape, it is because they are having a problem with their plants, or sometimes they are new to the desert and want to learn how to garden in our dry climate.
Last week, I visited a homeowner who had some questions about whether or not he was taking good care of his garden.
His house is located just northeast of the metro Phoenix area, in the desert. He and his wife had lived there for over 15 years and they designed their garden by themselves.
As I approached the front entry, I was greeted by this beautiful Ocotillo that was back lit by the morning sun…