Archive for May, 2014


Chelsea – WOW!


I really enjoyed watching the Chelsea flower Show on tv this year. This is the ‘Help for Heroes’ garden designed by Matt Keightley, which won a Silver Gilt and the ‘Peoples’Choice’ award. Gorgeous planting of white agapanthus, Stipa, foxgloves, bronze fennel, with evergreen Buxus, Euphorbia mellifera and Pittosprum ‘Nana’ for structure. The backdrop of a [...]

Soft slate/aged lead planters


Last week I popped back to a garden to drop off some plants. We planted it up 2 years ago, working closely with the client, who had given  me a very clear brief on what style and colour scheme she liked. We recently added the pots for the Olives and Bays – a ridged design [...]