gorgeous mixed succulent border - this is inspiration to spruce up my front border. The plants I have there have filled in nicely but I don't have enough height or enough of a mix.

drought tolerant, but tropical looking

For our side garden! I love this combination! The red Leucadendron, possibly 'Winter Red' and the Phormium really pop among the greens and blues of the agave, aloes, and palms.

Drought tolerant color garden.  Love this!

Modern Drought Tolerant Garden // Great Gardens & Ideas // LOOOVE the color and drought tolerant is perfect for Austin yards!

Not Australian native plants but would look good with native plants. Leucadendron 'Safari Sunset' (the shrub) is large, evergreen and open and has fantastic flowers great for cutting.

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Bench raised bed made of railway sleepers. This would be great for a small veggie garden. (But not railway sleepers!

Australian native garden landscaping ideas. Kangaroo paws. I wish my kangaroo paws looked like these!

Shown: Leucadendron 'Winter Red' and kangaroo paw (Anigozanthos); By Debora Carl Landscape Design. Love the kangaroo paws!

Like the native garden with the decking - also the nice little seating area at the back

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Very much the idea for the backyard: decks and walkways moving you through the planting areas and no grass to mow! Plus, very easy to accomplish in design ideas design interior design

Water-wise drought tolerant garden in an Australian garden. These plants are equally at home in the dry summer climate of the Northern California San Francisco Bay Area.

Sarah and Roger Budarick’s drought tolerant garden, Boat’s End, in Australian House and Garden. Path is decomposed granite.

Vivid drought tolerant plantings . Grace Design Associates

Colorful plant palette – drought tolerant plantings – low water – shadow play (tall one with red flowers is Kangaroo Paw--Anigozanthos flavidus) ¡\/\/\/\!