Soften white walls with a backdrop of tropical colour
Bordering a weathered timber deck, a raised planter bed creates depth using layered greenery, while also offering handy bench seating. Planted against the gallery-white wall is an array of Strelitzia bird of paradise plants, promising an annual colour show above evergreen foliage. Read the full story on this garden, in Sydney’s Palm Beach, in Secret Gardens, a new book by the landscape architecture fifirm of the same name.
Secret Gardens by Matthew Cantwell with photography by Nicholas Watt ($59.99, New Holland Publishers).