The space here is small, but the impact of this landscape is undeniably huge!
 The main fall of the water feature was built into an existing concrete wall. It serves as a focal point through several key windows.
 Stone steps lead across the water feature to the raised wood deck.
 A view across the corner of the deck to the water feature and sunken fire pit.
SW Portland Japanese Garden
 Modern Japanese water feature.
 The  landscape design  included a front yard rain garden.
 A raised "floating" deck is the outdoor dining area.
 The water feature is built into a concrete retaining wall.
 A gas fire pit draws chairs and people in the evening.
 The water feature utilizes natural stone columns to create height.
 The view of the water feature from the deck.
 Large stone slabs take you across the water to the deck.
 The back yard even has a small garden area!
 Stone entry steps out of local basalt.
 Bluestone slabs over the rain garden.
 Front yard retaining wall.

An urban oasis, created by Sadfumi Uchiyama and Ross NW Watergardens. See how a small lot was transformed...