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junipergirl

I've been thinking for some time now of painting my kitchen cupboards a particular shade of eucalyptus green so the whole kitchen will blend in with the scenery outside. ( I am an outdoor girl at heart!) I have loved the deep blue of the near end of the day when the sun just sets in the summertime, and was thinking of that for a wall. Now reading this article, I think I might just have got the kick up the bum to do it!

When I visit the USA on my regular holiday, the several things I miss are always the many different green tones of the gum trees here (bluey-silver right through to deep greens), and the birds with their bright greens, reds, oranges, yellows and whites. Gee, we are really a lucky country.

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egmarsh32

We used the colours of the large angophora costata outside the window to develop a palette of colours for the interior and exterior of the house 30 years ago and have maintained it ever since ... for us it has been timeless and always in season.

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rwalton5

Number 4 is effective.

The use of strong purple in a NY apartment (seen here and in another article) does not suggest the NSW Blue Mountains colours I know.

   

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