How to plant in pots and containers part 3: summer
Container gardening for summer - Sarah Raven explains how to create arrangements for the warmer months based on combinations of colour and form.
Before & After: My contemporary garden makeover on a budget
With help from Wyevale Garden Centres, a small London space gets a contemporary garden makeover, transforming from an overgrown mess to a clean urban oasis
Handmade Garden Projects, a book review
This is the last book I thought I’d be writing a review of. Why? Well, I am not a lover of garden art. It makes me kind of anxious, a little uncomfortable. Like you emptied out the kitchen cabinets and there was “stuff” left all over the place, stuff that didn’t need to be there. Clutter that instead of adding to the experience takes away from it. That’s what I thought this book was about. Even though I’ve visited the author’s personal garden (which is fabulous) I still had reservations…
25 Seriously Jaw Dropping Urban Gardens
Hey guys, I'm on this garden kick and have collected a vast volume of exquisite gardens. (link to last post if you missed it).There are so many ways a garden can be classified, but today, I'm focusing on the urban garden. some are on the roof (lucky devils) some are in a courtyard (if…
Small Courtyard - Northampton, UK — James Gartside Gardens
The re-design and build of this tiny courtyard garden came as part of a larger building project to the house that involved changing an existing room from a utility space to a garden room. The garden was designed as a seamless extension to this room and incorporated raised planting beds and a long built in seat. An existing, mature variegated Jasmine and a variety of Perennials help soften the hard lines of the garden and add colour from early Spring to Winter.
Any tricks for fancy/modern garden wall rendering?
Hi all, I want to build some garden walls and render them including the top (instead of having wall coping), like in the picture below. Is there any...
Garden Designs Hertfordshire, Garden Design in and around North London
Specialising in a range of garden design services in North London and surrounding areas, Amanda Broughton is an award winning garden designer.