Creating texture in the garden Texture is what makes a planted garden great. By implementing a planting scheme with contrasting form, foliage and texture, one can create interest and dimension within the garden. Fortunately we are blessed with so many options to choose from. Why three is a magic number Whilst even numbers…Details
Creating a hardy coastal garden full of thriving plants needs careful consideration to ensure success. Fortunately there are plenty of wonderful species that thrive in harsh coastal conditions. Some of our favourites are: Westringia – Coastal Rosemary Cotton Lavender Agave Blue Glow Buxus Blue Chalk Sticks Raphiolepis indica Philodendron Xanadu Pennisetum …Details
A garden we designed & installed in Bondi was recently featured in InsideOut Magazine.
This small suburban backyard was nothing but a struggling Buffalo lawn and a beautiful mature Frangipani. You can check out the project here and make sure you buy a copy of InsideOut!
Photography by Natalie Hunfalvay.
It’s nothing new that succulents have taken the world by storm. Their no-fuss, low maintenance characteristics make them perfect for even the blackest of thumbs. When most people think of succulents they think of the smaller varieties such as the rosette shaped Echeveria or Senecios. But what if you’re looking for a larger succulent, something…Details
At the forefront of all Harrisons projects, is the landscape design, and more importantly, how that design compliments the architecture of the home and our client’s lifestyle. We sit down with Sam Snaith, the Lead Designer at Harrisons to discuss why he’s keeping things simple and of course, Missy Elliot. Who is Sam…Details
Our construction team completed this project we designed in Shelly Beach, Manly in February. The balustrade was being installed this week which gave us the perfect opportunity to grab a few progress pics. Whilst the planting is obviously still young, the garden is settling in well. We were engaged by our clients to completely redesign this steep…Details
This house & garden located in Freshwater on Sydney’s Northern Beaches was once an original 1950’s brick bungalow on a level block of lawn without a single plant or tree on the entire block. It also happens to be the family home of our very own, Josh & Anna Harrison. Make sure you check out the…Details
A well designed outdoor kitchen or BBQ isn’t just about the food; more importantly an outdoor kitchen provides social interaction within the garden. With so many options now available, it can be overwhelming navigating the endless possibilities. Here are our tips for creating the perfect outdoor kitchen: Set realistic priorities While it can be very easy to…Details
2017 certainly seems to be the year of pastels. You can expect to start seeing more of those sugary-sweet pastel colours gracing everything from clothes to garden pots. One of our favourites is the new limited edition Straight Up pots in pastels from The Balcony Garden. Why we’re loving these? The connection between home and garden…Details