Edible Garden Clifton Hill
A professional couple purchased a period style home in Clifton Hill, the brief was for an edible garden in the front garden and to retain a plant that their son had propagated at kinder garden. Espalier apples were trained on to cypress posts with stainless steel wire and straw added to improve the organic content of the soil with red gum retaining walls
The house contains a modern contemporary pool with a pillar less glass retractable roof and sliding doors with contemporary metal leaves mounted on the wall that leads of the kitchen. The property next door was purchased, a red brick period home and joined together with glass.
Random stone was laid as step stones to the garage with red gum sleepers planted out with blue berries.
The spa area off the bedroom was planted out with bamboo to create a tranquil private area
Blue stone was also laid as a border to the garden beds
There was a custom made spotted gum box located over the pool filter to hide the pool filter equipment with hinged doors
What was the client’s goals and what was the outcome.
What services were provided:
- Landscape Design
- Plant selection