Influenced by the many lush tropical gardens in the coastal neighbourhood and overseas. Tropical plants are also amazingly hardy. It also helps that Bilgola is full of red volcanic soil so everything grows really well!
After final photo!: Steer clear of thirsty plants. Bold succulents—agaves, aloes & aeonium—give Brooke’s garden the tropical foliage she wanted without the heavy water requirements. There’s also a lot less lawn to be irrigated now—she left just en.
Five Pink Pampas Grass - Cortaderia selloana Rosea - 5 Live Evergreen Perennial plant - Ornamental Grasses
Majesty palms makes a gorgeous “thriller” plant in a big outdoor container—with showy Tropic Escape mandevilla and hibiscus surrounding its base. Care tip: Majesty palms like moist soil, but don’t allow them to dry out or sit in water.
Hardy Tropicals You Can Grow! Check out these tips! We found these hardy tropicals you can grow just about anywhere! Some of them are pretty hardy in all but the coldest climates and some of them need some winter protection.