Landscape

Urban Escape

The city falls away in this tranquil bushland garden only a 10-minute drive from Melbourne’s CBD.

Urban Food Street

Out in the ‘burbs of Buderim, Queensland, a neighbourhood has banded together to reinvent their streets as edible gardens.

Otherworldly Oasis

Issue 50

A collector’s bounty of “lost world” garden influences graces the new contemporary garden taking root alongside a stunning architectural renovation in one of Melbourne’s most iconic suburbs – St Kilda.

Turf Free Zone

Issue 38

The rain doesn’t fall much in California so ditching the lawn in favour of less water-hungry plants makes sense. Particularly when the replacement is as creative as this front garden.

Vertical Saturation

With beautiful dimensions but completely closed off from the house, a large patio in Mexico City has been stunningly brought to life.

Mountain Cool

Issue 43

The organic garden attached to Queenstown’s Sherwood boutique hotel not only influences the delicious whole food menu of the restaurant, it is itself attached to a popular slalom bike track. Talk about multi-purpose.

Mr Cactus

Issue 42

Who doesn’t love a spectacular cactus collection? We visited one of the best on the long, hot highway out of Dubbo.

A Friendly Face

Issue 44

A robust concrete and timber house in Toorak is wedded to its steeply sloping site by a bold terraced garden, which softens hard architectural edges and creates a friendly front entrance via a lush veggie patch-come-orchard.

Retro Zen

Issue 49

The classic division between in and out-of-doors falls away in this tranquil north-facing dwelling, where the owners’ twin love for Japanese aestheticism and 1950s modernism led the design.

Pride of Tassie

Issue 48

The inspirational nursery in Tasmania that has been key to rehabilitating much of the island’s landscape is going strong after 25 years.