Posts Tagged ‘shades of green garden design’

Welcome to 2018

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A very Happy New Year to you all! As soon as we returned to work in January, both sets of landscape contractors that I…

Season’s Greetings

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As we come to the end of another busy year I can look back with pleasure on the new client relationships built during 2017….

Project update (2) 2017

As in 2016, I was unable to start work on new design projects for 2017 until the start of the summer. My commission schedule…

Project Update (1) 2017

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I spent the first part of this year predominantly completing projects begun in 2016 – some build completions, lots of planting design and even…

April and May are all about plants and planting!

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At this time of year I am fully occupied with planting plans, plant sourcing and organising planting days. I normally have a mix of…

Welcome to March Madness!

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I always have great plans to get on top of outstanding non-client-based administration tasks over the winter months, but once again, the time has…

Reflecting on 2016

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As I was thinking about the gardens that I most enjoyed working on this year it struck me that it is now over 10…

Cowden Castle Japanese Garden: The Restoration Continues…

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It has been two years since my last visit to this superb garden restoration project and, if you didn’t see the blog article I…

Before and After: Profile of a Rural Garden Project

Sometimes the best way to fully appreciate the changes in a garden are to see photographs of how the site was initially, and how...

Simple Pleasures…

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Increasingly, I find that the greatest pleasures in life stem from the simplest things: Wandering out into the garden and seeing that a plant…