Have to go with xeriscaping and low water in the cottage garden. Like these plants in the Jardin Toledo 2009: detalle plantación patio. Jardín mediterraneo, grava, jardín seco. Gravel garden, xeriscaping, dry garden, mediterranean
The Esher family's Modern garden by Outer-Space Garden Design UK
Contemporary Garden Design Residential Garden Design Portfolio from http://www.guatacrazynight.com/
modern white garden design ideas balham and clapham london
Garden inspiration...I'm thinking some fake stuff and some real stuff??
suburban garden with raised lawn and flowerbeds...