Good example of layering - can use these sorts of plants in most of your garden beds. So you've got tall palms at the back, the Elephant ear adds drama, the cordylines (red ones) colour, and the lower philodendron covers the ground.
Lonely Planet guide to UBud, including Best places to stay in Ubud
Mission Accomplished: A Modern Mosaic Garden in SF, by Monica Viarengo - Gardenista
Beyond Villas Bali, Indonesia
This was a path winding through a narrow area in a subtropical garden we visited. With shade loving plants, could this sort of thing work on the south side of the house?
Great use of the narrow space between the side of the house and the fence…
Foamfast fence cladding attached to post and rail frame with stone veneer. Rendered, textred and painted. It seems that all the fencing styles I like are Australian!
Alpinia elletaria - dwarf cardamom ginger for planter garden