Sensitive waratahs love some shelter from the afternoon sun
PERHAPS one of the most spectacular of all Australian native flowering plants is the floral emblem of New South Wales, telopea speciosissima.
Clients hire me to take things away.
I’m asked all the time to help people with their various landscape design projects. Most of the time they don’t really want my help. It’s too hard. I help take things away and all many want is to…
How to grow Australian native flowers
Banksias are native to the east and west coast of Australia and their flowers can range from stunning red and orange through to blue and green. Story: homes+
Contemporary Australian Garden Design
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Acacia cultriformis (Knife-Leaf Acacia)
Full sun-light shade; very low water. Small multi-trunked tree or large shrub. Fast growing to 10-15ft tall and wide. Silvery gray leaves, shaped like 1in. long paring knife blades. Slightly fragrant yellow flower clusters in spring. Good as a barrier or screen. Useful on banks and slopes Cut branches work great in flo
There is such an explosion of colour on the farm at this time of year. As the weather gets colder, the colours seem to get brighter. "Natives" are such great winter flowers with a surprising variety of colours and textures. Leucadendrons change colour as they come into "flower" which is often over winter and spring. While some are a rich deep maroon or red throughout the rest of the year, in winter they change colours. Safari Sunset lives up to its name and changes to a vivid pink with…
Gisborne South Garden — Kathleen Murphy Landscape Design
Perched high on Mount Gisborne with spectacular views, this garden was designed to take in the wider landscape whilst enjoying the pool. The garden has been mulched with stone to assist in managing weeds whilst being fire retardant. The use of natural materials links directly to the architecture of the home.
Feather your nest and attract chirpy visitors
A GARDEN can be a soothing, private escape from day-to-day pressures — but sharing it with others can increase its serenity.
Agonis flexuosa 'Burgundy' Myrtle 16" Pot - Hello Hello Plants & Garden Supplies
Agonis flexuosa Agonis Burgundy is a small attractive tree with a beautiful weeping habit which bears white clusters of long lasting flowers. Its foliage is probably the most spectacular feature as it has dark burgundy coloured leaves. The leaves are aromatic when crushed. 16"/40cm pot size.