Philadelphus x virginalis – Double Mock-orange

What we see and really feel once we’re in a backyard is just half the equation; scent is simply as important to our general expertise.  Recognized for its heavenly perfume, Philadelphus x virginalis or Double Mock-orange is a vigorous, deciduous shrub with oval foliage and enormous clusters of charming, fluffy white flowers showing in late spring and early summer time. Supreme as border shrubs or …

How to Make the Most of the Fall Landscape Season

Landscapes, when you consider it, reside entities – advanced “organisms” that undergo phases of life identical to each different residing factor. From their “start” each spring to maturity over the summer season, to their inevitable getting older over the autumn and entry into their quiet winter slumber.  This annual lifecycle doesn’t imply you need to begin over yearly. Removed from it. As an alternative, once …

Water In The Garden

I suppose there are these moments when rain within the backyard means hassle. A windy and powerful downpour can knock the peonies and the delphiniums to the bottom. Heavy rains can crush the flower panicles of hydrangeas in full bloom. A tree hydrangea whose flowers are stooped over from heavy rain – I avert my eyes. Why is it that the one time we’ve foolish …

Armadale – Garden Design Project

Forming robust connections with our purchasers is an added bonus when designing and setting up their backyard. Constructing nice rapport is significant in understanding their wants to provide a really tailor-made backyard house that uniquely matches their character and life-style. For our Armadale purchasers, the bond was on the spot. Sharing a love and fervour for all issues design, we had been thrilled (and honoured) …

Mantle Sculpture by David Harber

When a consumer involves us searching for a sculpture to enhance their backyard design, David Harber’s identify is fast to roll off the tongue. His award successful designs grace a few of the most prestigious addresses the world over – from public areas and business developments by means of to non-public gardens. Impressed by the interplay of sunshine and reflection, David makes use of supplies …

Flowers For A Wedding

Once I was younger, I did a good variety of weddings. The reduce flower half, that’s. It’s a job for a teenager. It’s a do it proper and do it now  state of affairs.  Bridal floral work are available in all configurations and dimensions, however all of it comes with a considerable dose of angst and anxiousness. There’s a deadline. Regardless of the very best …

Gravel In The Garden

I don’t know what sort of stone this vintage English millstone was carved from, however I can attest to the truth that our skid steer may barely carry it. I averted my eyes after I noticed the entrance tires of our loader go away the bottom. Stone is extremely dense, and heavy. If this millstone is granite, you possibly can make sure that the carving …

No More Socks! – Ian Barker Gardens

With father’s day proper across the nook we requested our development and upkeep managers for the within scoop on what they’d suggest for backyard lovers. No matter your meant recipient – dad, husband, grandfather, we expect this record will comfortably get you throughout the reward line come September 1st and put a smile on everybody’s face!   One-Hand Pruning Shears – Felco 2 Paul, our …