THE MODERN MINT BLOG

Jun06

A Beautiful Lawn…

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A Beautiful Lawn…

 

… or a beautiful meadow…

A Beautiful Meadow
A Beautiful Meadow

We like them both.

And when creating your garden – be bold in the choice you make and then follow it through!

Further Reading:

The Lawn Expert

The Barn Garden: Making a Place

Contemporary Designers’ Own Gardens

Oct09

Hardy Plant Society Middlesex Talk Notes

On Monday night I gave a talk to the Hardy Plant Society Middlesex. Below are a few links for further information based on some of the ideas discussed in the talk: Real Seeds – a fantastic supplier of fruit and vegetable seeds for growers. Boxwood Caterpillar Advice – from the European Boxwood & Topiary Society. I will also write a little companion piece this winter with more information and some topiary techniques, so watch out for that on this website. Boxwood Lure & Nematodes – my preferred option for dealing with the caterpillar. Discount code for 10% off is EBTSBOX29GBZ …

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Sep27

Photos Of Some Recent Topiary I’ve Clipped

Some recent work over the last year or so, clipping boxwood and holly hedges, yew topiary on top and fun, organic shapes. Contact me if you need some topiary clipping and we can chat about the possibilities. Darren