Passion or Chore?
Living Local Magazine Royal Edition 14
"When designing a new garden it is important to consider how it will be maintained. How much time would you like to spend in the garden? "
Evergreens are forever clean!
Deciduous trees such as the Japanese maple, London plane tree and the Liquidambar are incredible to look at but picking up the thousands of leaves they drop every year is not so enjoyable. If you want an area shaded in the summer but sunny in the winter, a deciduous tree is a great solution. However, if appropriate, consider an evergreen tree such as a Magnolia, Tuckeroo or Waterhousea.