This award winning garden design uses concrete pipes to create seating, a water feature, and a fire pit, is design by Alison Douglas.
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Photograph by Marion Brenner. For more of this San Francisco project by Monica Viarengo, see Mission Accomplished: A Modern Mosaic Garden in SF. Risseu is a traditional pebble-mosaic technique common in Genoa, Viarengo’s hometown in Italy.
Steps convert a slope from inaccessible to inviting. Wide steps that meander or zigzag up a steep slope are easier to climb than those that escalate rapidly. Test Garden Tip: Begin building at the ba (Nice Try Sweets)