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We made a feature of the garden’s slope, by designing three terraced levels of planting, with an open flight of steps running through it to the garden’s upper section. Description from I searched for this on

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Here are those stairs in construction. Photos by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Rancho Bernardo.

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Amphitheatre. I'd love to see a civic one for fireworks seating or other functions... we all gather on a bridge near the golf course.

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Garden Tour: An Acre in Paradise

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How to Build a Retaining Wall

Cross section of a wooden retaining wall. Wooden frame built from treated lumber, set on stone/gravel, and the back & bottom of frame is wrapped with weather proof material. Cheaper & lighter than stone wall

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Make a sloped garden more accessible with clever use of stairs - This is what we need on our hill only it will end at a built in pool (in my dreams! ha!).

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