Turn a sloped landscape into a dramatic, multi-level masterpiece with Corobrik paving
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While some see a sloped garden as a drawback, Corobrik sees it as an exciting challenge. With its range of clay brick and paving solutions, you can turn your tricky hillside landscape into a dramatic masterpiece. Before you get started, however, consider our top tips on creating a multi-leve
A terraced garden abundant with salvias is a lush sanctuary for its new owners
Around the dam at Marguerite and Lourens Steyn’s farmhouse Klein Optenhorst in Wellington, morning light suffuses the irises, water plants and others such as gunnera, lady’s mantle, Salvia miniata and hostas. A wooden gazebo provides a finishing touch.
In the 32 years Marguerite Steyn and her husband Lourens have been living in Wellington in the Western Cape, they’ve always opted for a low-maintenance, structured town garden – but Marguerite secretly wished for a sweeping green wonderland overlooking a stretch of water. ‘Our daughter was getting married and we couldn’t seem to find the right venue,’ she says.