Wide Garden Design – Howard’s Garden Update

Normally, the SGD Student Hall of Fame is for gardens designed by … [Continue Reading]

Cool Christmas Gifts for Garden Lovers!

Do you hate Christmas shopping as much as I do? I doubt that's … [Continue Reading]

Long Modern Garden Design – Part 2

In part 1 looking at SGD student Sander's long modern garden … [Continue Reading]

Sander’s Long Garden in Holland – GGF student design Part 1

Nothing thrills me more than seeing what complete amateurs, with … [Continue Reading]

Garden Design Student Plan from South Africa

I'm very pleased to share with you the plan of SGD student … [Continue Reading]

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[DESIGN SHOW 15] Planting ideas, long & wide garden plans

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Wide Garden Design – Howard’s Garden Update

Normally, the SGD Student Hall of Fame is for gardens designed by you - on this occasion I'm slightly breaking it as I … [Read More...]

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Wide Garden Design – Howard’s Garden Update

Normally, the SGD Student Hall of Fame is for gardens designed by you - on this occasion I'm slightly breaking it as I designed this one, live, in the Wide Garden Workshop we did in Oct 2015... The reason I'm including it is because the owner, Howard built the garden, with no previous experience as a 'retirement project'! Be Honest, How Good Does Your Garden Look … [Read More...]

Cool Christmas Gifts for Garden Lovers!

Do you hate Christmas shopping as much as I do? I doubt that's possible but just incase you do we've made your life a little bit easier with some fab selections for the design conscious gardener (oh and there's some fun ones as well) We'll start with the fun ones! Garden Games from Greenfingers. Easy on the Purse Strings - funky favourites on a budget!   These … [Read More...]

Long Modern Garden Design – Part 2

In part 1 looking at SGD student Sander's long modern garden design in Holland we focused on his design. Now we're going to see how the garden turned out... And Sander's going to share his top 3 tips he learnt from designing and building his garden... Garden Construction Sander's Top Tips for Creating a Successful Garden Design! 1. If you are a plant-a-holic: make … [Read More...]

Sander’s Long Garden in Holland – GGF student design Part 1

Nothing thrills me more than seeing what complete amateurs, with no garden design experience are able to achieve after they've done one of our online garden design courses.** It makes me feel like a very proud mum, especially when they come up with something like this... (click on image below to view video tour of Sander's design). The Design Plan Sander is in … [Read More...]

Garden Design Student Plan from South Africa

I'm very pleased to share with you the plan of SGD student Vicki Szokolay who is 58 years old and has recently completed our main garden design course - the Great Garden Formula. I will now pass you over to Vicki to explain her design... Design plan concept The Location The plan is for a future garden in Howick which is a small town in South Africa, close the huge … [Read More...]

How to disguise an ugly garden fence – part 3

In Garden fence lowdown - Part one and Part two, we've covered what you need to know about putting a fence up and the choices available. But if you want a cheaper and quicker option to replacing a fence, then in this article I'm going to share my top tips for disguising an ugly fence. Covering an ugly fence with plants is the obvious answer, but it's not the … [Read More...]

Long, Narrow & Odd Shape Garden – Rae & Geoff’s Design

Introducing an amazing couple - Rae & Geoff - who not only designed their own garden but built it too! I'll let them talk you through their garden project... 1) Why did we want to redo our garden? Our existing garden was essentially a long path to the shed at the back of it: it was boring; long and narrow; quite hard and cold looking; and didn't suit our … [Read More...]

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