High-Rise Gardens

In-depth, video interview with architect David Hovey about his innovative high-rise gardens at Optima Camelview in Scottsdale, Arizona. Take a video tour of this unique property containing 23 acres of lush landscaping on just 14 acres of land.

Watch more videos about gardening in the desert.

Get design inspiration here.

Get info about plants suitable for the desert here.

View beautiful Arizona ponds and pools and learn how to build a pool here.

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Lighting Tips

Historic home remodel project
(Step Outside – S02E04)

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Fountains and Courtyards

Historic home remodel project
(Step Outside – S02E02)

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Fall Planting

What to plant in the Fall
(Step Outside – S02E07)

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Verde Valley Wine Show

Head north for Step Outside’s
Verde Valley Wine Show

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Landscape Lighting

An important aspect to any landscape at night is proper lighting

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Courtyard Gate

Watch how Pete takes an ordinary door and gives it new life

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Southwest Remodeling

Shopping at Urban Southwest for ideal gate in adobe home remodel

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Cozy Backyard

Cozy backyard with a fire pit, comfy seating, and water feature

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Yard Transformation

See the elegant changes to the courtyard as the sun is setting

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Treasure Revealed

Homeowner and friends reveal their thoughts on historic makeover

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Yard Makeover

Review some of the finished projects around historic home project

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Trees & Lawns

Replacing trees, palms, and getting lawns ready for winter season

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Pools & Cocktails

See transformation by the pool and learn great mixology recipes

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Fountain Install

Installation of a custom made fountain at the adobe historic home

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Stunning Pool

Stunning pool in Paradise Valley with an incredible view

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Water Features

Magnificent pools and water features throughout Sedona (Part 3)

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Modern Architecture

Take a tour of a home that epitomizes desert living architecture

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Southwestern Style

Take a look at some modern twists in this southern style home

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Penthouse Loft

Check out this modern penthouse loft in the middle of AZ desert

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Mediterranean Home

Head to the red rocks of Sedona to see a Mediterranean style home

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Grand Materials Supply

Shopping for irrigation, granite, and lighting at Grand Materials

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Boulders and Rip Rap

Make your landscape stand out by using boulders and rip rap

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Pavers and More

Different pavers to choose for your next home project

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Decorative Rock

Choose decorative rocks to make your home perfect