How To Create A Native Coastal Garden
Landscape designer Matt Leacy of Landart Landcapes, shares his top plant picks for creating a native Australian garden in a coastal environment.
Tropicals contrasted with succulents
Another shot of the back yard at the Mario Trejo Residence in Albany, Ca. One of only two gardens I've designed with a large water feature, and this long rectangular koi pond really added a contemplative touch to the garden. The glossy apple green cycad is a favorite of mine, Ceratozamia mexicana, next to the dark green foliage of the Colocasia esculenta 'Fontainesii' and Edgeworthia chyrsantha, which has both fall color to the tropical looking foliage, and the most interesting scented pale…