Rachael Groube
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Leptospermum 'Fore Shore' • Hedging • Difficult sites such as coastal plantings, poolside landscapes, roadside verges, parks and other public open space. • Smaller spaces such as patios and courtyards

Leptospermum 'Fore Shore' • Hedging • Difficult sites such as coastal plantings, poolside landscapes, roadside verges, parks and other public open space. • Smaller spaces such as patios and courtyards

Driveways nearly always consist of utilitarian carpets of blinding-white concrete, but doing that would have been a crime in this yard. Instead, two tracks of cut stone were placed on the diagonal between straight courses of stone that were run from the street to the porte cochere and the parking area in back. Soft, green grass grows between the stones, reducing heat and glare. Fully functional and also beautiful, it creates a grand approach.

Driveways nearly always consist of utilitarian carpets of blinding-white concrete, but doing that would have been a crime in this yard. Instead, two tracks of cut stone were placed on the diagonal between straight courses of stone that were run from the street to the porte cochere and the parking area in back. Soft, green grass grows between the stones, reducing heat and glare. Fully functional and also beautiful, it creates a grand approach.

A planted edge like this might be a good idea in our gravel seating area, to stop people steping off directly and keep the gravel off the lawn. Plus SWING SEATS.

A planted edge like this might be a good idea in our gravel seating area, to stop people steping off directly and keep the gravel off the lawn. Plus SWING SEATS.