"Our style Gardens" (Harper Collins, $39.99) showcases Australia’s best designers and home gardeners. Here, peony farmer Mac Barry harvests his crop in Spring Hill, Central Victoria.
Photographer: Sharyn Cairns
Bright pink Sedum 'Autumn Joy' attracts butterflies to a garden in Queensland.
A pair of linden trees in Culzean garden, Tasmania.
'Sister Emmanuelle' roses in bloom at Wagner's Rose Nursery on South Australia's Limestone Coast.
Michael Reid's gallery in Murrurundi, New South Wales, has a striking collection of outdoor sculptures in its gardens.
The famous elephant hedge at the Old Wesleydale property in Tasmania.
Magnificent wisteria makes a dazzling late-spring display in Cobbitty, New South Wales.
Sculpted cypresses near Kyneton in Central Victoria.
Box-edged beds filled with perennials, grasses and roses at a house in Newlyn, near Ballarat in Victoria.
Fields of bluebells surround the homestead at the Nooroo property, Mount Wilson, New South Wales.
This striking garden at Cobbitty, New South Wales, uses white quartz chippings as a foil for green hedges.
This meadow of bluebells is at Nooroo, Mount Wilson, New South Wales.
Lavender borders and massed roses at a private garden in Victoria's Yarra Valley.
Wisteria vines grace the back of the house at Nooroo in Mount Wilson, New South Wales.
A place to daydream... purple Verbena bonariensis, pink 'Pierre de Ronsard' roses and white climbing 'Lamarque' roses in Victoria.