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White Tulip Forest, China Who wouldn't want to be in a bed of tulips? Slide a petal on your skin and then ask yourself that again :)

Looks like cabbage rose and tulips in one....both my favorites...and pink too.

Looks like cabbage rose and tulips in one....both my favorites...and pink too.

Unique and beautiful pieces handcrafted with quality steel and decorative balls created by Kelly Lazaro. Art O Sphere, Facebook. Better than a bottle tree

Unique and beautiful pieces handcrafted with quality steel and decorative balls created by Kelly Lazaro. Art O Sphere, Facebook. Better than a bottle tree

Creeping fig - great to cover cement block walls and make them look like hedges.

Creeping fig - great to cover cement block walls and make them look like hedges.

Our enchanting Flannel Flowers from the Australian bush. Inspiration Lane http://inspirationlane.tumblr.com/post/45411376495

Our enchanting Flannel Flowers from the Australian bush. Inspiration Lane http://inspirationlane.tumblr.com/post/45411376495

Creating a cottage garden with aussie natives. Lists by height and sun position.

Creating a cottage garden with aussie natives. Lists by height and sun position.

Armeria Pom Pom Shiny and grass like foliageand grows in a tight clump. FLOWERING:-Deep pink pom pom flowers from late winter to summer SIZE:-10cm high x 20cm wide USES :-A great textural plant for border plantings, pots or containers, rockeries, smaller fillers for cottage gardens or lining pathways. Suitable for coastal plantings through to cold alpine regions. POSITION :-Likes full sun and is frost hardy MAINTENANCE :-Low maintenance; remove spent flower heads to tidy

Armeria Pom Pom Shiny and grass like foliageand grows in a tight clump. FLOWERING:-Deep pink pom pom flowers from late winter to summer SIZE:-10cm high x 20cm wide USES :-A great textural plant for border plantings, pots or containers, rockeries, smaller fillers for cottage gardens or lining pathways. Suitable for coastal plantings through to cold alpine regions. POSITION :-Likes full sun and is frost hardy MAINTENANCE :-Low maintenance; remove spent flower heads to tidy

Australian Bluebell http://www.zanthorrea.com/info/Australian_Cottage_Garden.pdf

Australian Bluebell http://www.zanthorrea.com/info/Australian_Cottage_Garden.pdf

A ladder stands behind a bed of pink and yellow alstroemeria, penstemons, daylilies and ‘Bold Seduction’ (pink) roses. Country Style, photography Claire Takacs.

A ladder stands behind a bed of pink and yellow alstroemeria, penstemons, daylilies and ‘Bold Seduction’ (pink) roses. Country Style, photography Claire Takacs.


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Want all the charm of a traditional cottage garden? Graham shows you how to get the look in the harsh Australian climate. With some preparation, a little maintenance and the right plant selection you can have a water-wise cottage garden that is both hardy and full of colour!

Want all the charm of a traditional cottage garden? Graham shows you how to get the look in the harsh Australian climate. With some preparation, a little maintenance and the right plant selection you can have a water-wise cottage garden that is both hardy and full of colour!

Australian Bluebell   http://www.zanthorrea.com/info/Australian_Cottage_Garden.pdf

Australian Bluebell http://www.zanthorrea.com/info/Australian_Cottage_Garden.pdf

Philotheca "Flower Girl". A hardy small shrub that adapts well to a wide range of environments. The pinkish tinge to the open flowers is a feature. Great plant for a shrubbery or pot. Good cut flower as well.

Philotheca "Flower Girl". A hardy small shrub that adapts well to a wide range of environments. The pinkish tinge to the open flowers is a feature. Great plant for a shrubbery or pot. Good cut flower as well.

Con una lujosa combinación de telas y antigüedades de época brillantes, la artista textil Robin Brown, volvió a su casa de campo en su rancho de Texas, en una escapada encantada que es a la vez rica y rústica. "Todo aquí, a partir de los fragmentos de la tapicería a techos de hojalata, tenía una vida anterior

Con una lujosa combinación de telas y antigüedades de época brillantes, la artista textil Robin Brown, volvió a su casa de campo en su rancho de Texas, en una escapada encantada que es a la vez rica y rústica. "Todo aquí, a partir de los fragmentos de la tapicería a techos de hojalata, tenía una vida anterior

Design crush. Simple. Sweet. Thanks to Heather Orton for helping me crawl into the soothing, rustic patels of this decadent little escape. -- Eve.

Design crush. Simple. Sweet. Thanks to Heather Orton for helping me crawl into the soothing, rustic patels of this decadent little escape. -- Eve.

Antonia's garden.... Australian cottage garden..i took this picture in 2012

Antonia's garden.... Australian cottage garden..i took this picture in 2012

sweet woodroof - herb/ground cover that grows in shade - can use in tea or dry (fragrance strengthens as it dries)

sweet woodroof - herb/ground cover that grows in shade - can use in tea or dry (fragrance strengthens as it dries)

Behind the Ranger's Lounge.  Sit and sip your tea and take in the view of the property.

Behind the Ranger's Lounge. Sit and sip your tea and take in the view of the property.