What You Should Plant Together – Part 2

The second part of our blog into what you can plant alongside each other in your garden looks at shady spots, shape and color combinations, and the best overall pairings that really go well together. These tips are sometimes well documented and some are just ideas to be bold and[…]

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What You Should Plant Together – Part 1

Part of creating a landscaped garden is knowing how to design a garden so that it most pleasing to the eye and what types of plant, shrubs and flower you should plant together. It is not as easy as it sounds, as you can plant by color, season, height, type[…]

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How to Start Landscape Gardening – Part 2

The second of our green fingered investigation how to create your own landscaped gardens and become a skilled landscape gardener. In part one we learned how important planning was in the construction of your garden and how you should take your time and start small. In this blog we look[…]

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How to Start Landscape Gardening – Part 1

If you have looked at a beautiful landscaped garden and considered attempting to recreate something similar then dismissed the idea because it seemed impossible, there are some tips how to start on the road of becoming a landscape gardener. Tackling an outdoor space should be taken on in a similar[…]

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The Origins of Landscape Gardening

The first person to be attributed for creating a landscape garden was Joseph Addison around the early 1700’s in England. He was inspired by the gardens in Europe and started to develop the idea of a more formal garden in England with neatly placed plants and tree lined paths. As[…]

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