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Lennox Head granny flat / 2nd dwelling / NSW — Baahouse / Granny flats / Tiny House / Small houses / Brisbane / Australia wide

Lennox Head granny flat / 2nd dwelling / NSW — Baahouse / Granny flats / Tiny House / Small houses / Brisbane / Australia wide

CALIFORNIA RED 2 BEDROOM IS A STUNNING 60SQM DESIGN SMALL HOUSE ON SILTS. DESIGNED FOR THE AUSTRALIAN CLIMATE BY AWARD WINNING SMALL HOUSE DESIGNERS BAAHOUSE

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Australian Natives got a bad name thanks to the scruffy gardens of the 1970s, but they're drought tolerant, easy to maintain, and versatile. And, as you'll see in the following images, Australian...

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Australian Natives got a bad name thanks to the scruffy gardens of the 1970s, but they're drought tolerant, easy to maintain, and versatile. And, as you'll see in the following images, Australian...

Perhaps a raised pathway through the bog garden would work and plant boggy plants through the ditch

Perhaps a raised pathway through the bog garden would work and plant boggy plants through the ditch

Rain Gardens. Storm water runoff and poor drainage are difficult conditions for most gardeners and homeowners. These seemingly dismal situations are actually ideal environments for certain plants. You can turn a problem area into a low-maintenance, beautiful garden watered only by the rain; a "rain garden" that will manage storm water runoff for both aesthetic and environmental advantage.

Rain Gardens - August 2010 - SBS eNewsletter

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I have two wells, so used them to flush and clean the gravel, which worked really well, since I could drain the water out of the bog, and not into the pond.

This is why I'm not a fan of "bogs".

Before reading the rest of this post, please understand it is not my intent to offend anybody who either has or advocates "bogs", but rather to present...

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Australian Natives got a bad name thanks to the scruffy gardens of the 1970s, but they're drought tolerant, easy to maintain, and versatile. And, as you'll see in the following images, Australian...