low water - grasses, mexican sage, succulents

Russian sage, Verbena bonariensis, Mexican Feather grass, Miscanthus, purple and grey plant combination design by Giardino Segreto

Garden Grass Grasses and Sedum, especially Sedum 'Matrona' really shine this time of year when the sun and heat are relentless.

Sedum, Great use of plants to break up the edges of this deck. The combination of Sedum spectible and the grasses creates a real softness to the planting scheme. Pinned to Garden Design by Darin Bradbury.

Fiona Brockhoff Design - screen for back of house - Allocasuarina littoralis, grasses, ? westringia

Fiona Brockhoff Design - screen for back of house - Allocasuarina littoralis, grasses, Austrostipa Stipoides

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JM Topiaris Comporta 13 Inspiring Landscape Project in Alentejo, Portugal: Garden in Comporta

anigozanthos bushrevolution Flowering  Spring, Summer, Autumn  Aspect  Full Sun, Full Sun/Part Shade, Coastal, Drought Tolerant, Light Frost Tolerant, Heat Tolerant  Type  Australian Native, Bird Attracting, Height to 2m, Width to 1m

Abs - Kangaroo paw 'orange cross' - Grows to ft tall by feet wide with orange flowers in summer. Planned for use under kitchen window and in front walkway before fountain.


Ornamental grasses contrast well against the back drop of the soft,rolling 'wave form' hedges.

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Pimelea nivea, a tightly formed shrub whose new growth looks to have been dipped in cotton balls. Perfect in a well drained coastal garden and could be clipped formally or left in its natural splendour.

Australian Coastal Gardens

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Topiary garden in Central Victoria

A topiary garden/ coastal gardens

Australian Coastal Banksia

Australian Coastal Banksia

The repeated plants and geometric shapes of this Australian garden show the graphic qualities of the Modernist design. Plants suited for the climate are used like dryland tea trees clipped into lollipops and tufty ornamental grasses.

Check out examples of Modernist or Modern garden design with this photo gallery from HGTV Gardens.

australian coastal tea tree landscapes gardening - Google Search

australian coastal tea tree landscapes gardening - Google Search

Allocasuarina littoralis | Black She-Oak Bark

Allocasuarina littoralis | Black She-Oak Bark