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Showing posts from May, 2017

A visit to Keukenhof and nursery visit in Boskoop

What a wonderful couple of days myself and good friend and  fellow Garden Designer Catherine Clancy had in Amsterdam. Full of colour, perfection and inspiration, Keukenhof at its 'peak'. Pure Bulb perfection. I took over 600 photos on my visit which is why it has taken me so long to choose some of my favourites to share on our blog on this bank holiday Monday! A truly inspiring, magical place visited on the 21st April 2017. Tulipa 'Calgary' with Mascara 'Superstar'                 Tulipa 'Queen of the Night' Tulipa 'Barcelona' Tulipa 'Big Impression' Tulipa 'Red and Orange Princess' Tulipa 'Orange Emperor' a favourite of mine...... Tulipa 'Akebono' Tulipa 'Brown Sugar' Tulipa 'Big Love' another favourite ...... Tulipa 'Double Flag' Mondrian Inspired tulip planting

Courtyard in Kings Hill

We have almost completed our little courtyard garden in Kings Hill. design - greencube hardscapes - quest landscapes planting - greencube

pool or hot tub

Greencube have completed this wonderful garden near West Malling, Kent. Here we have used porcelain stone and hardwood decking. The hot tub is lowered into the deck. I'll return to take further photos in the summer.  structural planting includes multi stem Prunus and cubes of taxus our favourite little geum flowering so early. garden design - greencube project monitoring - greencube hard scapes - langdale landscapes planting - greencube

Gabion wall looking great in Sevenoaks

I returned to a garden that we designed over 7 years ago this week, we are doing some additional design work for the rest of the garden. Gabion wall has weathered in nicely, here we have used boulders and large pebbles of varying sizes. A great way to hold back a hillside.