This native garden in Maroubra (coastal Sydney) put on a wonderful flower display for the Open Gardens Australia weekend opening in early September. But it has plenty more than flowers to enjoy – planting combinations to inspire demonstrating effective height variation and foliage contrast, border designs to define areas and for seclusion, wildlife habitat ideas, practical solutions, and lots of unique features such as the beautifully crafted bird baths.
It is difficult to imagine the site had no native plants other than the Swamp Mahogany trees in 2001 when the current owners moved in and started creating this superb garden.
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