Beautiful coastal gardens  can be created with attractive, salt and drought tolerant plants. Here we have planted Echiums, olives and native Australian grasses. For more garden ideas and inspiration see: http://www.diggers.com.au/about-us/garden-ideas.aspx

Beautiful coastal gardens can be created with attractive, salt and drought tolerant plants. Here we have planted Echiums, olives and native Australian grasses.

Australian Native Garden Northern Beaches Sydney

Australian Native Garden Northern Beaches Sydney (Obviously can't have water but no reason why you couldn't have a 'dry river bed' where you've got the extra room in the old water feature)

The Hairpin Banksia (Banksia spinulosa) is a species of woody shrub, of the genus Banksia in the Proteaceae family, native to eastern Australia. Widely distributed, it is found as an understorey plant in open dry forest or heathland from Victoria to northern Queensland, generally on sandstone though sometimes also clay soils. It generally grows as a small shrub to 2 metres (7 ft) in height, though can be a straggly tree to 6 metres (20 ft).

The Hairpin Banksia (Banksia spinulosa) is a species of woody shrub, of the genus Banksia in the Proteaceae family, native to eastern Australia.

australian native garden design - Google Search

i think this kind of palette could fit your lower terrace and front of house garden beds = dry garden with grasses, clipped shrubs, windswept trees, open wood fence

Nassella with Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos) // Kangaroo Paws easily replaceable with Red Yucca (Hesperaloe parviflora)

Nassella (mexican feather grass) with Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos) // Kangaroo Paws easily replaceable with Red Yucca (Hesperaloe parviflora)

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the dingle house canberra - designed by enrico taglietti) is a great example of the late century organic style : .


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Modern Native Garden Mona Vale Sydney - Landscapers Sydney http://www.peacefullandscapes.com.au/portfolio/modern-native-garden-mona-vale/:

Simple bench made of railway sleepers looks perfect in this Modern Australian Native Garden - no grass front yard make over

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Raingardens are popping up all over the country. They look incredible and are a great way to save water and protect our environment from erosion and pollution. Find out everything you ever need to know about our water wise friend, the raingarden.

Layered naturalistic plants with vivid drought tolerant plantings–like red pencil trees, toyon, and 4 different types of sage that appear as though they’ve always been a part of the terrain.

Colorful plant palette – drought tolerant plantings – low water – shadow play (tall one with red flowers is Kangaroo Paw--Anigozanthos flavidus)

Natural Plantscape Wholesale supply of Landscaping Plants Grasses Lomandra Confertifolia, Australian Native species, Landscaping Projects Domestic, Commercial from Yarra Valley, Wandin, 3139, Melbourne, Victoria

Natural Plantscape Wholesale supply of Landscaping Plants Grasses Lomandra Confertifolia, Australian Native species, Landscaping Projects Domestic

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