Creating an alpine scree garden

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Creating an alpine scree garden

Posted 12 / 03 / 2019

If you’ve been with me for a while, you won’t have failed to notice what a fan I am of alpine plants. I love to use them in garden design as they’re very low maintenance and look lovely for most of the year. Alpines look great in a range of settings and containers, and I’ve […]

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Five festive foliage home DIY projects

Posted 06 / 12 / 2017

I’ve always sung the praises of plants and greenery indoors, and over the cold, dark winter months I find it especially uplifting to have beautiful plant and flower arrangements in my house. I love to get my whole family involved in creating winter decorations – it’s a great way for us to spend time together, […]

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Planting for autumn colour

Posted 19 / 09 / 2017

I don’t know about you, but for me over the past few weeks things have really started feeling… well, autumnal. Although 2017’s autumn doesn’t officially start until this Thursday, I’m pretty sure that’s just a technicality – according to the golden drifts of leaves on the ground, and chilly evenings anyway. I love this time […]

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Love Your Home & Garden: episode three

Posted 13 / 09 / 2017

This week we transform the home and garden of Richard and Ann Price, a couple who spend their lives giving to others. Richard has been a volunteer with the Samaritans for 42 years and met Ann, a fellow volunteer there 35 years ago. Over the last 10 years they have fostered over 20 children together and they […]

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Love Your Garden Episode 3: Romantic getaway

Posted 12 / 07 / 2017

This garden was to be transformed for the lovely Jason and Fran. Jason had a life limiting illness and he and his family wanted somewhere they could escape to and spend quality time with friends and family. Fran and Jason also got married earlier in the year so Alan wanted a garden full of romance […]

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Bog gardens: transform your plot!

Posted 19 / 04 / 2017

If you find yourself with a damp, uninspiring patch of garden that you’re at a loss for what to do with, a bog garden could be the perfect solution. The boggy bits may be the result of uneven terrain, poor drainage or proximity to water; whatever the cause, when faced with a waterlogged piece of […]

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