How To Choose The Best Plants For A Rock Garden

2021-04-21T14:30:30+00:00By Paramount Plants|Garden Inspiration & Ideas|

Rock gardens are a low maintenance style that never goes out of fashion. Whether you’re working with lots of room or just one border there are plenty of plants that love the well-drained conditions a contemporary rock garden creates. Inspiring Japanese-style rock garden. What Exactly Is A Rock [...]

All You Need To Know About Pleached Fruit Trees

2021-03-10T18:50:28+00:00By Paramount Plants|Garden Inspiration & Ideas|

If you’ve ever wondered what pleached trees are, specifically pleached fruit trees, how they differ from espaliers and fan-trained trees, or what on earth a hedge-on-stilts is, you’ll find all the answers here. If we’ve missed anything drop us a line or call and we’ll do our best to help.  [...]

Plants For A West Facing Wall

2020-10-08T11:52:58+00:00By Paramount Plants|Garden Inspiration & Ideas|

If you’re looking to plant up or improve a west-facing border then you’ve struck gold.  A sun-soaked west-facing wall is one of the best places to grow many colourful plants but it’s not without a few challenges. The main issue you’ll have is the temperature level.  West-facing walls receive the [...]

Why Everyone Should Grow Lagerstroemia or Crape Myrtle

2020-08-27T09:17:02+00:00By Paramount Plants|Flowering Plants|

Do you know what Lagerstroemia (pronounced lay-ger-stro-mia) is? If so you’re one of the exulted few! The rest of us know it as Crape Myrtle – or sometimes Crepe Myrtle.  It’s not hard to figure out why this common name has stuck. It’s because the petals are crinkled and have [...]

Front Garden Ideas And Why Front Gardens Matter

2021-03-11T13:37:46+00:00By Paramount Plants|Garden Design & Maintenance|

Our front gardens are neglected. We don’t tend to spend time out there because it’s often a tiny space filled with the car, or it’s too near a road for comfort. Despite these shortcomings, front gardens can be turned into attractive spaces and used to your advantage. Read on to [...]

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