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What Makes a Beautiful Garden

Posted by on Feb 9, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

‘Variety is the spice of Life’ this popular saying is as relevant in garden planning as it is in any other area of life. In order to appreciate individual items in the garden, we need contrast. Areas of greenery allow beautifully coloured blooms to take the spotlight, but if the same flowers were positioned in a bed full of colour their individual impact is reduced. Equally geometric features can provide the perfect balance to natural planting and structural forms can offer height and interest to the overall design. Trees Trees are an obvious choice for adding height and structure to an open...

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Establishing Boundaries in Your Garden

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

The winter months are dormant in the garden and as we look out of the window, we are typically greeted by brown borders, bare branches and a few forlorn shrubs. This is not a time to enjoy pottering amongst scented blooms, delicate petals or ripening produce. Having said this the winter months do provide the ideal opportunity to take on some hard landscaping. With little foliage to block the way, it is easier to access pathways, fences and patios for repairs or the removal of the old and installation of replacements. Is it time to change a gate way, paint a pergola or build a wall to create...

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