The magic of ornamental grasses with a nod to Piet Oudolf [of course]
After a roller coaster RHS Tatton show, birthday/anniversary strewn summer holiday [one every week and consequently far too many cakes] and finally a peaceful week away in Cornwall, life is now get…
Inspirational Design | Bressingham Gardens
“A River Runs Through It” ‘A River Runs Through It’ is the title of a 1992 Robert Redford movie starring Brad Pitt set in Montana. It is an equally appropriate title for the majority of gardens I have designed, or redesigned in recent years. I am still experimenting but creating a river of a specific […]
Mondo Grass Groundcover for the Yard and Garden
Mondo grass is a versatile perennial groundcover that serves as a hardy, low-maintenance filler in a garden or backyard setting.
Landscapes & Gardenscapes - EyeoftheLady
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How to add IMPACT to your Gardens
Whew, this time of year is sheer madness, garden designs and installs, interior designs and installs, equals one tired gal! Thankfully the shop is in the best of hands with the best of staff. One bit I am focusing on constantly when adding plantings into the designs is my clear focus on foliage shape and color, the two most important elements to an interesting landscape, with impact. It is how to extend a colorful garden Gorgeous? YES! But.....what happens when those flowers are gone? Sure…
Evergreens add color and beauty to your landscape all year long. These easy-care shrubs and trees come in an almost unlimited selection of sizes, shapes, and colors, and work well as ground covers, screens, foundation plants, or showy specimens. If you're thinking about adding some evergreens to your landscape, here are some things you should keep in mind.