2016 Year of the English garden

Named year of the English garden, 2016 promises to be an exciting year for UK gardeners. 2016 also marks the 300th anniversary of Capability Brown. Born in 1716, he is arguably the most acclaimed of all British garden designers with iconic gardens such as Blenheim Palace and Chatsworth to his illustrious name. He is famed for his open natural landscapes complete with rolling hills, water features that look anything but artificial and dramatic use of majestic specimen trees. There will be many events throughout the country all through the year celebrating his gardens and gardens inspired by his designs. More info on the Visit England website… Read more 2016 Year of the English garden

Olive Trees Sale

Olive Tree Sale Offer

An iconic tree for anyone familiar with the Mediterranean landscape and these are now becoming hugely popular as ornamental trees in the UK. Olive Trees are extremely hardy and are very drought tolerant, perfect for those areas of the garden that receive full sun without the need for extra watering in dry spells. The elegant silver grey leaves can be trained into lovely lollipop shapes which has increased their use in containers at either side of an entrance door. In contrast, the ancient, gnarled trunks of a bonsai’d olive can give your garden instant aging. Read more Olive Trees Sale