Sunset Magazine

By via Sunset Garden
Photographed by Thomas J. Story

"Homeowners Elaine and Larry Barden weren’t initially thrilled with their steep backyard in Danville, California. “We envied neighbors who had flat lots and pools,” says Larry. “We weren’t sure we could accomplish anything with this slope.” But the couple had a nugget of inspiration—a modern yet natural hillside garden they’d seen a few years before at a Sunset Idea House." Read more...

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