Category Archives for Modern Garden

Starting a New Garden Layout

When starting a new garden layout, it may be of value to stand, in the mind’s eye, at an upstairs window that commands a view of the whole garden. Time has raced forward and a composition on paper has matured … Continue reading

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Soils and What to Make of Them

A little more can be said at this stage about the different types of soil and how the gardener can analyse them in order better to understand their physical and chemical potential for plant growth. To discover the main constituents … Continue reading

01. September 2011 by admin
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Starting the Landscape Design in Your New Garden

Ground-work Give plenty of time and thought to these early deliberations because they can save much regret and work later. However, the time has come to put theory into practice and make first contact with the soil. If the garden … Continue reading

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Making Gardens and Re-making Gardens

The need to make or remake a garden comes about in the following ways. An existing garden can no longer be tolerated and requires major changes to make it acceptable. A house is acquired with an existing garden that must … Continue reading

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Elements of the Modern Garden

So let us look more closely at the components of a pleasing and useful garden. As was said earlier, there is no set formula, but some features have been noted that are common to most. A garden without flowers is … Continue reading

01. September 2011 by admin
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