stone stairs, grasses

A great combination of soft Grass and hard stone - Hakonechloa macra (Japanese Forest Grass).

Plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away

I hate mosquitos. Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio… it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall I hate mosquitos. Plant lemon grass in big pots for the…

4 Plants for the Cold Days in Spring Drop by and learn how to create this beautiful container garden.  Get all the info you need to make one of your very own

4 Plants for the Cold Days in Spring: Violas , Candytuft, Lamb's Ear, Creeping Jenny by Carmen Johnston Gardens

20 Ways to Add Curb Appeal

20 Ways to Add Curb Appeal

Do a mailbox makeover - Mailboxes should complement the home and express the homeowner's personality. Dress up mail boxes by painting the wooden post to match the house's exterior color, or by surrounding it by a beautiful flowering garden.


Garden Design Ideas & Inspiration : Landscape by Fiona Brockhoff Design. Fiona's designs are a great example of the contemporary Australian style. Pinned to Garden Design by Darin Bradbury.


Love the soft green bushy plants. Sleepers as pathway is nice but don't think we want stones in between. Like some of the flowers & trees in background too.

Leucophyta brownii / Cushion Bush

Leucophyta brownii, the silver cushion bush. an Australian native and excellent drought-resistant ground cover

AFTER 4 - Remuera Garden - Low Maintenance and Natives Design

Landscaping is something you look at yet most people overlook the need to improve their landscape.