Strong Design meets Mother Nature’s Soft Spot

A GARDEN BY Grantland Creations

Garden designer: Grant Grove

This garden is on display at Garden World, Beyers Naude Drive, Muldersdrift, Gauteng Tel: 011 957 2046 or 083 997 6142, www.gardenworld.co.za

The basic design elements of this garden introduce square and round shapes constructed at different levels to create a dramatic effect.

Various natural materials are used, from sandstone to glass and wood to metal. Water adds much needed sound and movement to this enclosed space.

Plant design shows a soft planting using a variety of shapes, forms, textures and colours to unify all the elements of this landscape.

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Plant highlights:

Focal plants: Alocasia, Asparagus, Bloody Sorrel.

Trees: Nuxia floribunda.

Shrubs and perennials: Aristea, Zantedeschia, ArgyrantheMum, Dianella, Penstemon, Scabiosa, Strobilanthes, Oxalis, Gazania, Zygocactus.

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