A Secret Garden

Slowly I am progressing with the redesign of what were the formal beds.  I have been working on attaching wires to posts for the Trachelospermum hedge. Using wire fencing might have been an easier option but I think it would have looked very ugly while the hedge was growing, at least the wires are almost invisible. Continue reading

2015.08.02 Plans for changing the garden 1

As my regular readers will know I have decided to change the design of the area in front of the terrace.  The loss of the box at the corners of the beds means that, for me, the integrity of the design has been lost.  This is the first of what I’m sure will be numerous posts discussing my idea, wishes and what the possibilities are for this area. Continue reading