Contemporary Plant Borders

This contemporary plant  border was designed to compliment a total house refurbishment.  

Facing south it receives plenty of sunshine providing an opportunity to plant a selection of drought tolerant mediterranean type plants such as Cistus, Agapanthus, Palms, Euphorbias and herbs. 

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  • The choice of plants have been selected to compliment the grey and silver tones of the house exterior.

  • Deck construction and border preparation

  • Astelia, agapanthus, verbena and geraniums.

  • Evergreen Cistus are planted to fill the void under the deck and soften the hard lines of timberwork.

  • Euphorbia brings bright fresh green to the garden in Spring and early Summer.

  • A view of the border looking down from the main living accommodation above.

  • Palms, verbena, agapanthus and phormium provide structure and height to the planting scheme.

  • The soft render on the house provides a backdrop to display the shapes and textures of the planting.

  • The choice of plants have been selected to compliment the grey and silver tones of the house exterior.

  • Deck construction and border preparation

  • Astelia, agapanthus, verbena and geraniums.

  • Evergreen Cistus are planted to fill the void under the deck and soften the hard lines of timberwork.

  • Euphorbia brings bright fresh green to the garden in Spring and early Summer.

  • A view of the border looking down from the main living accommodation above.

  • Palms, verbena, agapanthus and phormium provide structure and height to the planting scheme.

  • The soft render on the house provides a backdrop to display the shapes and textures of the planting.