Backyard

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Peter Fudge Gardens - Our Gardens

Field of Manchurian Pear - Driving through the rural timber gates, the decomposed driveway is generous and bordered by massed Pennisetum and Birch groves. …

The new look Aussie backyard - Native Plant Project

Peek over the fence of gardens created by a Sydney landscaper using a clever mix of natives and exotics.

It’s Easier Than It Looks - Designing the Sunset Smart Cottage Garden

We were excited to help remodel the Sunset Smart Cottage Garden at Cornerstone Sonoma. The mission was to design a narrow side garden in the full baking Sonoma sun, with a full shade front garden. A challenge, yes, but with Sunset plants, it's easier than it looks.

An easy-care coastal garden in Torquay with colourful plants

Sorting out a multi-level garden with beds sporting vibrant, low-growing plants has made this coastal patch in Torquay a standout.

San Roque Family Compound ⋆ Grace Design Associates Blog

This family needed more than landscapers who just plotted places for plants; they needed a vision for what life could be in the exterior space around their newly remodeled home.

Plant pairing: kangaroo paw and blue oat grass

Blue Oat Grass (Helictotrichon sempervirens) and Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos). The silver blue of the grass really sets off the orange: exponentially more striking than Kangaroo Paw on its own. Kan…

Media - Sustainable House Day

There is a lot of interest in stories about the environment – particularly driven by regular news relating to cost of electricity, solar panels and battery storage, climate change and global warming. Sustainable living is a practical, and easy to understand way that all homeowners can contribute to a greener planet. We have access to […]

An easy-care coastal garden in Torquay with colourful plants

Sorting out a multi-level garden with beds sporting vibrant, low-growing plants has made this coastal patch in Torquay a standout.

Woolooware

A Brisbane Extension By Shaun Lockyer Architects | Habitus Living

Shaun Lockyer Architects’ regional modernist style works a treat at any scale and the recently completed Folkhouse in Brisbane is no exception.

Woolooware

Interview: Emma Templeton of Templeton Architecture | Yellowtrace

I friggin love our interviews! And today is another absolute goodie, as we chat with the talented, thoughtful and generous Emma Templeton, the principal of her eponymous practice, Templeton Architecture. Presented in partnership with Laminex.

Garden Design Study Group

Coledale

Materials: Recycled railway sleepers. Off form concrete stairs. Deco granite. Corten steel. Planting: Banksia serrata, Lomandra tanika, Westringia fruticosa, Myoporum parvifolium, Echium candicans, Lavendula dentata. Furniture: Eco Outdoor

Coledale

Materials: Recycled railway sleepers. Off form concrete stairs. Deco granite. Corten steel. Planting: Banksia serrata, Lomandra tanika, Westringia fruticosa, Myoporum parvifolium, Echium candicans, Lavendula dentata. Furniture: Eco Outdoor

My Backyard Makeover — Adore Home Magazine

Probably my most requested thing on Instagram stories is to share the details of my backyard garden. Today’s the day I share it all, from plants selected to the garden edging used, to the colour of the painted fence. Photography Mark Zeidler