Friday was a looooong day. By sundown the project was completed and we were exhausted.
Here are some shots of our handiwork:
Here is a closeup of the succulent garden.
Here’s the driveway with the car parked in it.
The containers are the beginnings of “The Oasis 2” More pickle buckets and a polyethylene barrel cut into 1/3rds. It contained a soy based liquid used in spray foam insulation. The MSDS states that it is only dangerous when inhaled. The liquid has solidified and I believe the containers will be fine for garden beds.
AJ filled in the gap behind the banana trees on Saturday. It looks even better now.
Here is The Oasis from the other side. The edges look rough in the photo, but in real life it looks nice. I was thrilled to have enough gravel to expand beyond the banana trees and devil’s backbone. It really feels like a beachy desert island.