Rivendell Flower Show garden 2018

Rivendell Flower Show garden 2018

The return of the Rivendell Flower Show saw us present another display garden using the Southern Cross as a guiding form. The garden named ‘The Compass’, celebrated the recent naming of the smallest of the five stars Ginan- an aboriginal name representing...
Garden in North Rocks

Garden in North Rocks

The clients contacted Earth Matters Consulting wanting a more usable backyard as it had a slope of 1: 6.5. Steep indeed to effectively use the garden, especially with a need to locate kids’ play equipment. The design again used a ‘stepping lightly’...
Garden in Thornleigh

Garden in Thornleigh

This is a garden on a steeply sloping site with the house set in almost a whole floor below street level. The house had no defined access to the front and the front slope was shored with some old fashioned timber retaining edges. We created a curved access to the...
Rivendell Flower Show garden 2017

Rivendell Flower Show garden 2017

  We designed a display garden at the recently concluded inaugural Rivendell Flower Show. We called it Destination RechargeĀ and it was designed to be a healing garden based on the ancient pentacle. The five elements were represented by various plant types- their...