By Garden Designer Catherine Heatherington. Here are some south facing gardens for inspiration.
This breath-taking a south-facing garden has heavy clay soil which is shaded by trees along the boundary wall.
In this image you can see Hebe 'Mrs Winder', Allium 'Purple Sensation', Phormium tenax, Poa labillardieri (blueish grass in background), Pittosporum tobira 'Nanum' (the evergreen shrub on the right in the foreground).
This picture shows a different south-facing garden.
Finally, this last south-facing garden features an impressive specimen tree.