I particularly like tall, columnar containers to echo bay's tall, columnar shape.
If you like natives, this is the perfect time of year to plant.
Dudleya brittonii (Britton's chalk Dudleya) has broad, flat, blue-green blades and absolutely fantastic blooms.
Plant them singly and use to decorate your patio table.
An invitingly shady, L-shaped veranda runs along the rear of the house and steps down to a fairly compact but efficiently arranged backyard with petite swimming pool backed by tropical foliage and surrounded by slender concrete terraces for sunbathing and lounging.
A detached two-car garage, next to the pool at the end of a long crushed granite driveway at the rear of the .19-acre mid-block parcel, features concrete floors and a sky-light topped vaulted ceiling that make it suitable as a home office or gym.
Melaleuca hypericifolia has coral colored bottlebrush flowers in spring and summer. Woody plants tend to stay smaller when grown in a container.