Red, yellow, orange, black, grey and green garden with plant list!

Red and yellow and orange and black and grey and green  contemporary garden     Here we have the garden as it is being built – you can see the paths going in Hideous concrete wall  40 M long to be masked by espalier fruit trees  This is a very large and unusual garden. It has […]

Wandsworth garden – finished!

Here is a  South London garden, based in Wandsworth, needing quite a bit of work doing! The house itself has been beautifully developed and the young couple, with small baby, have now decided it is time to sort out the garden, after the builders’ rubble.  They are north-west facing which is not ideal as the […]

Wandsworth garden – mess to mini paradise

This is a south facing garden in Wandsworth, south London.  The house was having a back extension put onto it and the garden needed a complete redesign – albeit relatively simple, but effective.  The client wanted to keep an area at the back for raised vegetable beds, a lawn, various shrubs and a couple of pretty […]

Raised beds in Wandsworth, Wimbledon and Chelsea!

  Look at these wonderful raised beds!  A raised bed in Wimbledon made out of rendered and painted brick, a raised bed in Wandsworth made out of dark stained railway sleepers, a raised bed in Chelsea made out ouf heavy timbers and one at Kew Gardens made out of stone slabs.  They are a wonderful way of gardening in a small space, showing off […]

Contemporary Wandsworth garden – nearly there

Take a look at my last blog to see how well this garden has come along. It is now nearly finished. You can see the raised vegetable beds, but so far no vegetables! The two areas of lawn have been laid. The hut has been painted black to give a beach effect and we have […]