Minus the terrible stove thing, and a nicer looking fire pit, perhaps with a low wall along the out side of the patio. But like the graduated steps from the back door on to the stone. (Patio Step To Yard)
Circular Steppers- Concrete steppers laid in gravel create a cute pathway that connects the outdoor room to the back of the house. By covering the yard with gravel, the homeowner has very little yard maintenance to deal with.
Pretty Trees for Patios, Paths and Other Tight Spots Choose trees for their size, shape and rate of growth — or shape them to fit your space. Here's how to get started--Contemporary Landscape by Billinkoff Architecture PLLC
Designer Visit: The Black and Green Garden of Chris Moss