Garden Inspirations

Coastal Selections - great plants for your seaside garden

Ironically, the environment can be both your muse and your enemy when planning a coastal garden. Sandy soils, exposure to winds, and salt are just some of the issues that can plague a seaside landscape.

The key to successful coastal gardens is to work with the environment – not against it. This does not have to mean a restricted plant p...

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A Garden About Greenery

‘The Greenery Garden’ – the Gold-medal winning show garden collaboration between The Greenery Garden Centre, Vivid Design, Semken Landscaping and Warners Nurseries – reminds us that plants are the true building blocks of great garden design, adding structure, texture, contrast and colour to any garden.

“The Greenery Garden is all about the greenery, and the liveliness of green in the garden environment,” explains Carolyn Blackman of Vivid D...

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Q&A: Ben Harris of Ben Harris Gardens

This year’s Boutique Gardens demonstrated that size doesn’t need to stand in the way of creativity in landscape design. We spoke to Ben Harris of Ben Harris Gardens, who took out 1st Place with his design “Calming Waters”

The concept evolved as a bunch of ideas that came together as one. I wanted the garden to be calming; for people to be able to take a moment...

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Living Sculpture Collection

Our Living Sculpture Collection is expertly handcrafted to add dimension and delight to your landscape design. From traditional topiary shapes to more contemporary forms, our range is grown to perform in the garden.

Popular Japanese style topiary where rounded shapes (clouds), usually balls, are clipped on the ends of a branching irregular plant structur...

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Attract good luck this Chinese New Year

Renowned for its exquisite perfume, magnolia alba is also believed to bring good luck.

The marriage of Michelia Champacca and Michelia montana has created this sublimely scented tree. Its perfume forms the basis of one of the w...

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