Category Archives for Boundaries / Hedging

Garden Fencing

In a small garden the structure surrounding the property can be as important and as enhancing to the area as the garden itself. In the early stages of a garden’s life, when much of the boundary is still exposed to … Continue reading

19. June 2013 by admin
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Plant Association: Trees, Herbaceous, Bulbs, Ground Cover Plants

If you mix trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants (perennials) and bulbs together you can cover up the ground in layers from the trees down, as with the natural structure of the woodland. This creates growing conditions for other plants and when … Continue reading

17. June 2013 by admin
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TAMARIX (TAMARISK) as a Hedgeplant

(D = deciduous leaf losing and E = evergreen) A very graceful, feathery plant, excellent for seaside districts, since it withstands salt winds admirably. Inland, it thrives even in poor and limy soil. Clipping in February or March will improve … Continue reading

16. November 2012 by admin
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Dry Stone Walls

Rugged natural beauty If you lack the space for a formal rock garden, but long for a display of alpine plants and flowers, a dry stone wall is the ideal solution. The combination of natural stone and colourful mountain flowers … Continue reading

22. August 2011 by admin
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Screening: Fences,Gates and Walls

Screening for Garden Privacy The conventional idea of the Englishman’s house being his castle, however outdated, dies hard despite the rights of entry given to Income Tax inspectors and policemen. We like to feel we have privacy even if we … Continue reading

11. May 2011 by admin
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