Our Top Five Trees with Beautiful Spring Blossom for Small Front Gardens Spring is a great time of the year, and we would like to introduce you to our top five spring-flowering trees for small front gardens to become inspired! Front gardens and driveways don’t need to be boring and harsh looking because they are covered…Details
What’s the difference between a landscape architect, a garden designer, a landscaper and a gardener?
It’s a question we’re often asked and as we’ve seen first-hand how choosing the wrong person for the job can cost a significant amount of stress and money to put things right afterwards, I thought it was about time someone gave a clear and simple answer. So here goes. The world of outdoor aesthetics is…Details
Tranquillity Garden We are pleased to see the Tranquillity Garden, designed by Lotus Design Studio originally for ‘Good Causes’ at NHS Nightingale Hospital (EXCEL) has been transferred to Newham Hospital in memory of those who died during the COVID-19 pandemic. The existing courtyard gardens at Newham Hospital have been upgraded to create a pleasant and…Details
”Is gardening associated with greater happiness of urban residents?” It is a great article by Dr. Audrey Gerber produced for AIPH (/http://aiph.org/) demonstrates further evidence for the happiness gardening brings in Landscape & Urban Planning. Abstract As cities seek to become more livable and environment-friendly, activities like bicycling, walking, and urban gardening (household and community-gardening) are receiving much…Details
Our NHS staff deserve a pleasant and comfortable environment for their well-earned breaks. That’s why we are providing free design services to transform an exposed and empty open area at the Nightingale hospital, EXCEL into a safe, functional and green space – so they can enjoy their breaks and relax during busy shifts. It is…Details
A great article by The Garden Magazine by RHS;
”There is now scientific evidence that proves how gardens and gardening are good for mental, physical and social wellbeing. A major one RHS book, Your Wellbeing Garden, shows how we can all make improvements in our outdoor space!”