illusion of water via tumbled glass: The first layer is Sagina subulata, Scotch Moss. Then recycled, tumbled glass which you can buy by the pound some places. Next is Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana' and lastly is a Lirope, I believe.
Melinda and Simon landscaped the garden themselves. The teak doors were picked up in Java while on a furniture-buying trip. “We knew they would make a fabulous feature in our garden,” says Melinda. “It was well worth the effort to get them here.