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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.

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.

This modern landscaped backyard has a raised outdoor lounge deck, a wood burning firepit, succulents, bamboo and a vegetable garden.

This modern landscaped backyard has a raised outdoor lounge deck, a wood burning firepit, succulents, bamboo and a vegetable garden.

The Best Sun-Tolerant Plants For Your Outdoor Space

Best sun tolerant plants: Silver falls dichondra shimmers and cascades. This trailing plant is a silvery blue-green. It’s hard to believe that something so enchanting could be heat- and drought-tolerant.

Native Violet, Viola hederaceae - I use it everywhere, with its bright green leaves and its sweet mauve/purple flowers raised above the foliage. It will rapidly fill in bare areas of soil between stepping stones.

Native Violet, Viola hederaceae - It has bright green leaves and sweet mauve/purple flowers raised above the foliage. It will rapidly fill in bare areas of soil between stepping stones.

Tropical inner city courtyard by thinkoutsidegardens.com.au

Different view of Think Outside garden that I really like. Again like white walls (though not raw brick texture), like bench seat, and all the plants including cascading one in pot on wall