Anigozanthos 'Kangaroo Paw' used here as a border plant.
I LOVE this patio. The side garden used to be a grassy slope, worn ragged by a Slip’N Slide and dog play. Designer Phil Wood used stone for paving, walls and seating to define an outdoor room for entertaining and gathering.
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Patio - modern - landscape - other metro - Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
Lavender cotton is a landscape workhorse, bringing color, texture and an easy space filler to the garden. Notice how it fills out the bank alongside orange snake flower shrubs (Bulbine frutescens Hallmark) in this design by Eileen Kelly.
Adorable path and sitting area for a small yard. Although, that Japanese maple is planted way too close to the fence. Better to get a very dwarf variety and grow it in a large pot.