Influenced by the many lush tropical gardens in the coastal neighbourhood and overseas. Tropical plants are also amazingly hardy. It also helps that Bilgola is full of red volcanic soil so everything grows really well!
Hardy Tropicals You Can Grow! Check out these tips! We found these hardy tropicals you can grow just about anywhere! Some of them are pretty hardy in all but the coldest climates and some of them need some winter protection.
A nice picture of a cool tropical garden featuring tender exotic foliage plants. The large leaved plants in the foreground are Xanthosoma (coco yam or elephant ears) These are grown annually from grocery bought tubers.