I realize this is not cottage, but I love how the plants mimic water.
Create a drought-friendly landscape. (Originally featured on a California-Friendly Landscape Contest hosted by Roger's Gardens in Orange County, CA)
For those of us dealing with drought - here are some great ideas for replacing our lawns with drought resistant landscaping.
contemporary western water wise landscaping - Google Search
Drought tolerant flowering shrubs for San Diego
Kochia Scoparia Grass; the coolest grass you will ever see
Paving stone pathway surrounded by mulch bark, and colorful low water plants in this Low water, drought resistant landscaping
Drought resistant garden area with lots of lavender! California Drought / Sacramento Drought
Last fall we stayed in a house in Northern California with the most wonderful garden I have seen in a long while. I loved that it was filled with beautiful g
Serene drought resistant backyard! California Drought / Sacramento Drought