Strelitzia Nicolai – cute as a baby but wow when they grow up ! Be careful where you plant them. Great in a pot but not in the ground, in a small space, by a wall, next to a pool. We were called in to redesign this courtyard and discovered a 7 year old Strelitzia Nicolai planted in a brick planter. Problem – these two have now cracked the adjoining neighbours wall bringing water into the lounge room. This is an example of irresponsible plant knowledge and have noticed the tre
Cottesloe project - design and construct pool and garden - our brief was to create a family beach style garden using a unique blend of plants in this original renovated 60s home. The design includes an adventure playground for the kids making the most of the north facing yard. Includes rear swimming pool and decking We designed the pool fencing and screens for the carport in the 60s flavour Special effort went in to the sourcing and selection of the bricks and breeze bricks g
North Perth courtyard design - just completed !
The before and after pic. Shows how we have transformed this small backyard into a water wise usable space. Our design also includes Out door room and jarrah decking. We have planted the garden with abundant greenery to eventually create a romantic place to be in. Will keep you posted on its progress.
This garden is now being organically maintained by Jess from little lotus designs - Gentle maintenance for a healthy garden.
The complete process of this garden, and all of our gardens, is a journey from design to reality. The basis of a successful garden starts with a good design and the sensible use of space. Always taking into consideration the clients needs and the size of the block is important. Sensible use of plants for the space that they are put in can be the make or break of a gardens longevity. Soil preparation is critical to the plants survival. This garden was specifically designed for