The garden's most dramatic feature is what Pietras-Dominski calls a "double Archimedes' spiral," with two paths that swirl around a rock border accented with ornamental alliums. "It's a mini labyrinth that has both a spiritual and a physical presence in the garden," she says.
A spiral labyrinth organizes this planting in Pacifica
Ahna Pietras-Dominski has always been artistic ― she designed colorful reversible neckties while living in San Francisco during the 1980s. So it's no surprise that she also took an artist's approach to designing her backyard in Pacifica.