July 2019

June 2019

Summer Garden Party Preparations

2019-06-20T14:33:27+00:00 June 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Summer garden party preparations under way. It may be difficult to envisage a summer garden party after such a deluge of rain, but we are confident that the weather WILL improve and memories of last summer’s heatwave are not so distant.  It is the time of year when you may be having a big birthday [...]

May 2019

April 2019

Garden detailing

2019-04-26T15:17:18+00:00 April 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

This type of garden detailing is very satisfying. Our clients wished to personalise their garden by incorporating a bespoke design within the brick entrance pad to the front door. It not only offers a personalised touch but will afford a completely unique point in the garden. The property is certainly quite unique in nature, almost quirky, [...]

Garden Construction Work

2019-04-05T12:50:08+00:00 April 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Garden construction work moves forward. Visiting this week to monitor the garden build progress, much has been achieved in seven days. It is great working with a regular landscape team, as we can not only rely on superb workmanship and detail but fantastic communication. This is something we pride ourselves on and understand the importance [...]

March 2019

Bringing Garden Designs to Life – The Build Begins

2019-03-21T09:41:18+00:00 March 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

I am writing this, as the first in a series of blogs. Showing the process of bringing one of our garden designs to life. From paper, through the construction stage and onto completion. You’re using a garden designer and after weeks of planning your garden with us, the build begins. Budgets have been set and [...]

International Women’s Day

2019-03-04T11:59:20+00:00 March 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

As we celebrate International Women’s Day 2019 on March 8th, I thought about writing this blog on a distinguished, female garden designer. It would have been easy to research and tell you interesting facts about that individual, but then in fact, I thought I would write about my own experience of being a woman in [...]

January 2019

Designing small outdoor spaces

2019-01-11T09:08:54+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Gardens naturally come in all shapes and sizes yet designing a smaller outdoor space can sometimes pose a challenge. The same elements usually still need to be included from a clients’ wish-list, maybe seating, a dining area, possibly a water feature or sculpture and a seasonal planting scheme. It is about being clever with the [...]

November 2018

Wonderful Winter Pots and Festive Garden Ideas

2018-11-23T14:42:00+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

It’s not too late to think about some wonderful winter pots for your garden and not too early to think about some festive garden ideas! Whether you have a balcony, courtyard or large terrace, creative planting really can bring an interesting element to the cold, winter garden. Avoid the pansies and be bold. Evergreen grasses, [...]