A pondless waterfall saves space and reduces workload. If you would like a water feature in your yard but would rather skip all the cleaning and algae removal and what not that goes with a pond check out this waterfall how to from Backyard Design Ideas.
Blooming in your San Antonio, Texas Garden in the late summer & early fall. It's nicer than the usual autumn mums. One splashy, yet drought-tolerant shrub that you can add is the Red Bird of Paradise (Caesalpinia pulcherrima), which you may also see labelled as Pride of Barbados in your local garden center. If you love something a little tropical and exotic, not to mention, orangey-red, this may be just the right plant for you. CAUTION: Seeds and other part of plant may be poisonous!
EVERGREEN - x W - Wax Myrtle Tree These trees are wonderful smelling trees, sometimes know by "Southern bayberry" trees. These rapid-growing shrubs can grow up to 5 feet per year, and reach full grown heights upwards of 20 feet
Zinnia peruviana 'Red' This is the cute species of Zinnia seen growing at U.C. Botanical Garden & Roger Raiche's garden. 15" tall upright, branching palnt produce a profusion of reddish, single flowers July thru September. This Zinnia WILL NOT DEVELOP MILDEW! Drought tolerant and easy. Reseeds too! Full Sun Avg. water Annual