Fields of Vision: Nature Glorified
Monterey landscape designer Bernard Trainor creates green dreamscapes of lush grasses, reflective pools, and sculpted terrain amid the drama of California grandeur. Bernard’s motto: sculpt and shape and plant but keep it natural. His footprint is discreet, his plant palette pure. Clients are lining up to commission him to create their gardens and landscapes. Read on and be inspired. And you know I love to give you the inside scoop—and lots of insider and expert information. Read down to the…
Star of the season Dwarf Banksia
Dwarf Banksias prove that no space doesn’t mean no impact. These low-growing banksias have full-sized flowers that are shining beacons all through ...
How to grow Australian native flowers
The most commonly loved Australian native flowers include waratahs, banksias and gum blossoms, kangaroo paws and Christmas bush. Here, Horticulturalist Meredith Kirton reveals how to grow Australian natives in your own backyard.
5 fast growing shade trees Australia
Gardens great and small can benefit from trees: for providing shade, a habitat to native birds and their positive contribution to the environment. Here are 5 fast growing shade trees in Australia and how to grow them.
James Headland on Instagram: “This native garden has been a real pleasure seeing it grow... arrived the other day to see this beautiful display. Always struggled to grow…”
149 Likes, 3 Comments - James Headland (@pangkarragarden) on Instagram: “This native garden has been a real pleasure seeing it grow... arrived the other day to see this…”
Native Retreat — Kathleen Murphy Landscape Design
A garden which nestles into the surrounding landscape, mixing native and exotic plantings for foliage and textural interest. The use of locally sourced materials with drought hardy and frost tolerant plants.