AREA 9: Lawn (3 m x 1 m –-turf with miniature low garden of 1 m x1 m at western end.
Low grasses, groundcovers only. With small display shrub.
Species list: Mini Lomandra hystrix, Lomandra multiflora, Cyparis mini, Yellow Buttons. Scaevola sp., Myoporum parvifolium ‘Pink Form’.
Turf: Zeon Zoysia (turf developed for harsh Texan environment) side by side plots with different watering regimes – early morning and early evening.