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Garden Design
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Sandringham show border snapshotSue and Sally have agricultural and horticultural backgrounds and met in the early 1990s while studying History with Landscape Archaeology at the University of East Anglia. The course provided the opportunity to gain an understanding of the history of landscape development, in particular, the designed landscapes of parks and gardens of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries with Professor Tom Williamson. A mutual love of gardens and the landscape has led them to form this gardening partnership.

Whether you are looking for a major re-design or a small part or feature for your garden, we are able to help. You can see in the images below some of our show gardens to give you a flavour of what we can produce.

 

Sandringham Flower Show 2010

Sandringham Flower Show garden 2010

This year, Sally took the theme of a medieval gardens. The plants used are all varieties available in the period and the turfed seat beneath the tree completes the medieval idea.

Lavender, Alpine Strawberry, Dill, Nigella, Filipendula, Thyme,
A variety of alliums, Sea thrift
(Armeria), Pulmonaria, Lovage, Gunnera, Diospyroskaki tree.

Celastrus orbiculatus, Echinacea, Rudbeckia, Hyssop Albus, Angelica, Bergamot, Hollyhocks, Rosemary, Sage, Ajuga, Heartsease Violets, Daisies.
Gunnera Section of flower border
Diospyroskaki tree
 
Sandringham Flower Show 2009


Plants used include:

Phormium, Silver Birch, Marguerite, Cotinus, Red Scabeous, Cosmos, Senecio cineraria, Helenium Bruno, Macleaya Microcarpa, Crocosmia Lucifer, Sambucus, Acer, Ostospermum,
Imperata rubra, Stipa, Rubinstern, Eucomis, Canna Durban.

Border section
Border section
 
Aztec Spring Garden Show April 2008

Planting

courtyard garden plan

Plants used include:
Honeysuckle, Phormium, Lavender, Wallflower, Silver Birch, Deutzia, Clematis, Aquilegia, Calothamnus, Exochorda and range of grasses, ferns and hostas.

Sally's design — a courtyard garden incorporating a light and airy planting scheme complemented by the light delicate shades of the slate path and grey standstone patio.
Show garden
 

Garden Maintenance
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We are happy to reclaim your borders for you

From this...
overgrown rockery before overgrown borderoh dear, another overgrown border

To this...
rockery weeded and cleared ready for replantingclear ground for replanting weeded and ready for regrowth

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