Cantilevered benches in Wandsworth

This was a typical small fairly overgrown garden.  And considering it was small it had a mass of heavy large mature shrubs in it all which had become overgrown and ‘woody’.  It was time for a change so with a very simple garden design we created an immediate sense of space, clean lines and good […]

Raised bed planting in Wimbledon

This garden in Wimbledon had two long raised beds on either side – one side receiving a mass of sunshine and the other side fairly shady so the planting had to reflect that. Here are some of the plants we used: The colour palette was whites/greens, pinks, soft purples, bright and soft blues:  lavenders, nepetas, […]

Pretty garden in Wandsworth with garden office

This is a lovely long garden with herbaceous borders on either side.  The garden is  located in Wandsworth.  Parts of the garden are in heavy shade a lot of the time and so this had to be taken into account when planting.  The owner wanted to retain an English country garden effect but also wanted […]

‘Pearl’ garden in South west London

Pearl garden in South West London For this small Streatham garden we needed to create the perfect place in which to entertain. The owner is a busy professional who travels massively and who wanted a garden that could instantly look good on arrival home; daytime or evening. What was an untended space has turned into […]

Small London gardens simply improved

Here are some tiny London gardens that have been quickly improved and enhanced by simple use of good paving, raised beds, painted fencing, horizontal trellising.  As you can see they are only just finished so in most cases have not even been planted. See the before and after shots in each case: Streatham garden design, […]