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A Water-Wise Garden in Colfax Meadows
This low-water landscape in Los Angeles features a mix of agaves, aloe, lavender and succulents.
Before: Lush, English-Style Garden
Once featured on the cover of the LA Times Magazine, television producer Andrew Epstein's home looked quite a bit like most of the others in his Studio City neighborhood known as Colfax Meadows. A lush green grass carpet with rose borders may look beautiful, but they cost a fortune in Southern California, when you consider the money and maintenance required.
By Lisa Johnson Mandell