Sir Harold Hillier Gardens and Arboretum

We had a fantastic visit to the Hilliers Gardens in the Summer, there is a huge variety of trees and beautiful perennial borders using unusual and different plants which will be cropping up in our planting schemes over the next few months.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Chelsea Flower Show was as stunning as ever and full of inspirartion.

Fantastic use of colours

Fantastic use of colours

There were some beautiful irises at this years show, including the purple ones above but many were a mustard yellow and maroon colour, like those below.


The show gardens were stunning and provided inspiration in many different ways including planting combinations, new materials and paving patterns.

My Article in the P&J today

My Article in the P&J today

Border Control for a Great Garden

Spring and early summer is just about the best time in the garden, the last of the daffodils are still flowering and everywhere you look new growth is bursting forth with such exuberance and zest for life. Bare twigs are sprouting fresh green leaves, flowers are opening and the air buzzes with bees going about their business. It is also the perfect time to get out into your garden and make a difference that will last all summer.  But if you are not sure what to do first, here are some top tips to get you started….

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