Pavers on a concrete bed.

Concrete for Landscape Design and Construction

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Concrete in Landscape Construction In landscape construction one of the most commonly used materials is concrete. From sleeper retaining walls to pavers to post reinforcements to it has a wide range of uses. In this blog we will discuss some of the different types and its uses of in landscape design. To properly decide on which mix to use, it …

Pet friendly garden design

Pet friendly Garden Design with couch lawn and potted plants.

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Lawn Selection A patch of lawn, even if it a small patch, will provide recreational space for children and pets in your backyard. In this garden design, a stepped brush fence creates a screen for the colorbond garden shed. If you have a lot of brush fence, consider breaking it up with some vertical gardens. Having a shed in the …

Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei 'Natchez (White)'

Screening Plants for Garden Privacy

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In today’s blog we will look at garden design for privacy using screening plants. We will show you some options for improving privacy with fast growing screening plants or mature sized moderately growing plants. This garden design featured courtyard paving with sandstone pavers running very close to the fence. For improved privacy a fence extension was added. The screening plant …

Sweet Smother Grass

Shade tolerant grass “Sweet Smother Grass” Dactyloctenium australe

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“Sweet Smother Grass” Dactyloctenium australe. Shade tolerant grass for Gold Coast Garden Design. If you are looking for a variety of grass for shady areas, consider the “Sweet Smother Grass” also known as Durban grass or Berea. It is a medium coarse textured creeping grass, but easier to keep under control than kikuyu. Ideal for the low maintenance garden. This …