Saturday, 20 August 2016

Design your garden step by step with set pieces

Stone bird bath surrounded by geraniums and roses
Designing your garden can seem daunting, but you don't have to do it all at once. You can use set pieces as a step by step garden design. This is a great way of making your garden look good even if you don't want to spend the time or money it takes to design a whole garden.

Friday, 5 August 2016

Garden Design - Make your garden feel bigger by connecting it to its surroundings

A view across Bodnant Garden to the mountains beyond
Here is a simple way to make your garden seem bigger than it really is. This is used in large scale landscape designs to create long vistas and integrate large estates to the surrounding countryside, but is equally useful in making a small garden seem not quite so small.