Don't just plant it, colour it

Colours adds so much fun, pleasure and excitement to the garden but often many gardeners are frustrated with the results of their efforts to produce a colourful display. In urban gardens where space is often more limiting, this can be particularly challenging. Before deciding on…
Making a new garden in Rathfarnham

Making a new garden in Rathfarnham

When I first saw this garden, I was impressed by the size and dominance of the rear wall. Clearly previous attempts to conceal the wall or make it more more appealing by growing climbing plants and ivy were not very successful. Overgrown, the plants had reached…