Open garden with a bay view gives delight to visitors

Yesterday we visited an open garden on the slopes of Mount Martha, overlooking Victoria’s Port Phillip Bay. The hillside was densely planted with (mostly) Australian native plants, flowering for spring, interspersed with sculptured wildlife and water features.

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I particularly liked the spidery hakeas.

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And this blue lily which the nurseryman who was present identified for me.

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One of the homeowners sculpts in wood and I bought a little bowl for olives.