I am the nursery cat...........

I am the nursery cat………..

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the key facets of our garden  design business is our plant knowledge. We are of course, as garden designers, clued up as to what goes with what stylistically. Tell us a look you want and we are all over it. But we have also both worked in a botanic garden. So we are very […]

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Carpe Diem at Abbot's Yatters

Carpe Diem at Abbot’s Yatters

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the delights of the job for a garden designer is catching up with clients and seeing the fruits of your labours. Of course the concept plan  is great ( we know that, we did it!) and the initial transformation impressive (our clients are always happy!), but how does it look after 1 year and again […]

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'Doing the knowledge'

‘Doing the knowledge’

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

When I was a child in London you used to see wannabe taxi drivers on scooters whizzing round the streets with an A to Z strapped to the handlebars while they learnt the routes that worked best and all the destinations that customers could possibly want to go to. It was called ‘doing the knowledge.’ […]

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Cor! Its a Correa!

Cor! Its a Correa!

| January 9, 2015 | 2 Comments

These are dark days indeed. No, it is OK. This isn’t Prince Andrew writing! Nor yet is it a comment on the world’s dire ecological, political and economic chaos. Rather I am speaking of actual daylight hours. Or the lack thereof. It is 8.15 am and just beginning to get light. But the winter solstice was over […]

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