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Claude Monet’s Gardens in Giverny

On a very hot summer day we visited the delightful Monet’s Gardens in Giverny and were mesmerised by the serenity and peaceful atmosphere. We wanted to share what we saw in the gardens with you as inspiration for your own … Continue reading

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3 Key Concepts to incorporate in Designing a Japanese Garden

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Best Plants for Winter

Winter Plant Ideas– by Karen Mariconda I often advise my customers that one of the very best times of year to choose and plant trees and shrubs is during the winter months. The reason being that if the plants look … Continue reading

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Why Autumn is the Best Time for Planting…

Autumn is one of our favourite times of the year. We are also incredibly busy as Autumn is the very best time to plant shrubs, hedging and mature trees and it’s our favourite time because our plant centre looks so … Continue reading

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Tree Pruning – How, Why and When to Pollard

There are many different types of tree pruning techniques. We’ve discussed Pleaching or espalliered trees and topiary in earlier blog posts – these are mainly used for ornamental purposes. Today, we have a guest post by Ben van Heygen of … Continue reading

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