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Retaining with green oak sleepers

I designed this garden in Oxted in Surrey a few years back, its a front garden with a gravel drive, an island bed that is viewed from all sides and some interesting levels retained with green oak.

I received a few photos from our client in the summer and I stopped by to take some more whilst visiting a new client just round the corner, on Friday.

This garden has generated 2 new enquiries and 2 recommendations, not bad for a small front garden.

A simple palette of planting includes Buxus balls, Lavandula and Dianthus

The planting has established very well and our clients are doing a great job maintaining it.

Photo taken 27th September 2013
Shrub and perennial border includes Hydrangea 'Prezioza' and late summer flowering Aster 'Monch'

Picture taken summer 2013

Sculptural balls - clipped Pittosporum 'Golf Ball' beneath a line of Magnolia grandiflora


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