Category Archives: garden design

The Friday Fix

Introducing  you to the Friday Fix. My weekly blog entry to bring solutions to any garden design problem Email me through the week with your garden design dilemma and I will choose my favourite each Friday and post my ‘Fixes’ [...]

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Hampton Court Flower Show – Review

We had some glorious weather for the show this year. Keeping the plants looking good for 7 days must have been a struggle for the exhibitors The showground had a completely new layout this year and we found ourselves getting [...]

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Advent Calendar Competion

COMPETITION Welcome to my advent Calendar 2012 Here is your chance to win a Virtual Design Consultation worth £45. This is our new service to be launched in the New Year.  You simply complete and return a questionnaire and send [...]

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Create a pretty autumn container

Create your own autumn planter What I used 1 x Frost proof planter £12.99 (about 12” or 30cm diameter) 1 x Carex ‘Frosted Curls’ £7.99 3 x Mini cyclamen £9.99 (Per pack of 6) 1 x Polystyrene tray of Viola [...]

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Free Consultation

I am considering putting together a new service and need to try it out. The service is based upon the Inspire package but rather than a face to face consultation it would be carried out via email and over the [...]

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How to get a great result in a small garden

When a client called asking for help with a small city garden I was pleased to assist. Small and awkward spaces are my passion. The brief was to take a small uninspiring space (see 1st image below) and make something [...]

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I am a City Gardener

It wont surprise you to know that I like gardens and really love visiting gardens, big gardens such as Wisley and Painshill in Surrey or Stourhead in Wiltshire are great but what I really love are city gardens I like [...]

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Autumn Garden Design Special Offer

Now is a great time to start planning your garden and have it ready for the long hot summer of 2012 ! We are offering a 20% discount on our standard design fee if you book a free design consultaion [...]

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What makes a good client?

My favourite client this year was a lady called Jill.  She had lived with her garden for a number of years and has become keen and interested in the horticultural aspect of the garden. Jill has collected and been given [...]

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