You can take some of the strain off your back when gardening using tools such as this ergonomically designed rocker seat. The Garden Rocker Vertex Seat, sold by The Home Depot, has a curved back and contoured seat, and the height can be adjusted.
A classic rock garden forms a zen focal point in this modern Los Angeles backyard. A slatted wood accent wall provides a backdrop for the soothing water feature, while succulent plantings dot the low-maintenance beds.
Garden walls of horizontal wood slats provide a screen and create a focal point in this modern, zen-like garden space. Succulent plantings rest amid smooth stones, and a water feature offers soothing sounds.
Square pavers, wood slats and a swath of green combine in this zen-like garden space. A rock garden features low-maintenance succulents for a backyard that's meant for enjoyment, not laborious lawn care.
This modern style Japanese rock garden is in keeping with the natural stone elements of the home. The plants provide a bit of greenery, as well as, soften up the space. The surrounding wood fence adds another layer of texture and provided privacy to the space.