A gravel perimeter keeps mud from splashing on the walls when it rains. Adds Molly, “You can get away with minimal landscaping because there’s so much natural vegetation here.”
Taos, New Mexico
Dwell Magazine : July / August 2017 Tagged: Outdoor, Side Yard, Shrubs, and Hardscapes.  Photo 6 of 11 in A Rookie Designer and Her Builder Father Create an Artist's Sculptural Loft in the Desert