Plants for Contemporary Gardens

Contemporary Gardens - The Porsche Gardens by Flemons & Warland (cloud trees supplied by Paramount Plants)
Contemporary Gardens – The Porsche Gardens by Flemons & Warland (cloud trees supplied by Paramount Plants)

We’re pretty sure you don’t need us to tell you that modern life is stressful. We live in a fast-paced world, where everybody wants something and they want it now! With this in mind, it is all the more important to have a quiet place that you can escape to. Read more Plants for Contemporary Gardens

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 garden along with some background information on the history of Monet and his exquisite gardens.

The Japanese-inspired Water Garden at the Claude Monet Gardens in Giverny
The Japanese-inspired Water Garden at the Claude Monet Gardens in Giverny

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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 good and are resilient in the very worst that our UK winter has to offer then they are brilliant contenders for any garden. Read more Best Plants for Winter

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 stunning with all the leaves now starting to change colour. Read more Why Autumn is the Best Time for Planting…