These succulent container designs will add water-wise pizazz to your doorstep, patio, and garden

Lauren Dunec Hoang, Johanna Silver, and Heather Arndt Anderson  – December 18, 2014 | Updated July 23, 2019

When it comes to container gardens, you can’t really do better than succulents. They’re good-looking, easygoing, great in xeriscapes and problem areas. Best of all, containers, by design, are the simplest and most cost-effective way to instantly update the look of your yard, no matter how much space you have. Need inspiration? Peruse this gallery of drought-tolerant masterpieces, and if you need help keeping your new potted dreamscapes thriving, don’t worry: we’ve got you covered