Clumps of bromeliads and a huge Elkhorn (Platycerium bifurcatum) are mounted onto the boundary wall, providing a luscious backdrop to the garden. Production – Lucy Feagins/The Design Files and Georgina Reid/The Planthunter.
Simple and clean lines contrast with bold green foliage to create a lush tropical oasis. The main focus of the space is the glass edged pool flanked by tall leafy plants, creating privacy and a sense of enclosure.
Buxus hedge with mixed planting Possible in and around the weeping lilly pillys and palms. Just need to condition the soil enough so that the hedge and other plants get a chance before the lilly pilly roots invade and suck out the nutrients