We were influenced by the many lush tropical gardens in our coastal neighbourhood and overseas, too, she says. Tropical plants are also amazingly hardy. It also helps that Bilgola is full of red volcanic soil so everything grows really well! - Jolene's Gardening
Landscaping Island Bed. Although this is not one of the palm species we will be putting in our yard, I LOVE palm trees included in landscaping. Especially framing a home and putting palm "islands" in the back yard.