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What Is Edible Landscape Design?

Edible landscaping involves filling a green space with edible, food-producing plants, instead of just flowers or non-edible ground cover.  You can adopt edible landscaping practices when designing your garden, which raises the question: what is edible landscape design? In short, edible landscape design is the process of designing a garden

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5 Eco Friendly Garden Design Ideas

According to the UK’s Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, scientists estimate that the UK has lost half its biodiversity since the Industrial Revolution. Lower biodiversity affects our water supply and makes our food supply more susceptible to disease and pests. Fortunately, there are steps we can take to address this

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A modern outdoor furniture set as part of a luxury garden design.

Garden Design Tips For Beginners

Redesigning a garden is an exciting prospect, but it can also feel overwhelming if you’re not sure where to start. If you’re considering redesigning your garden, you might not yet know how much planning goes into the design process. You likely have a million questions, but fret not, as our

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A wheelbarrow against a green garden with purple flowers in the foreground.

How To Spring Clean Your Garden

Spring has sprung, which means less time spent indoors and more time spent outside in your garden! As you would spring clean to rejuvenate your home after a bitter winter, you can give your garden a spring clean to prepare it for the warmer season.  Gardens are regularly overlooked in

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How to Create a Garden Oasis

In the hustle and bustle of modern life, finding quiet moments of tranquillity and connection with nature has become increasingly desirable. Your outdoor garden, whether it be large and spacious or a more intimate space, holds great potential to be more than just a patch of grass or a cluster

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6 Spring Garden Design Ideas

February is upon us which means in a couple of months winter will finally be on its way out… yay! After months of looking out onto a dull, empty garden, we’ll soon be greeted with beautiful vibrant flowers and warmer weather. With a couple of months to prepare, now is

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A low-maintenance garden design.

5 Low-Maintenance Ideas For Large Gardens

In this modern age, the majority of us live busy lives and our gardens can fall by the wayside. Although ‘87% of UK households have access to a garden’, not everyone has the time they’d like to spend tending to their gardens. Whether you’re a beginner or simply don’t have

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6 Winter Garden Design Ideas

While the colder months may tempt us to retreat indoors, your garden holds the potential for an enchanting and cosy landscape. When you consider that ‘only 2% of UK adults will garden in the winter (whereas 30% will garden in spring)’, it goes to show that many neglect their gardens

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Outdoor planting.

How To Choose A Garden Designer 

Updated: 08/05/24 Trusting a designer with your garden can be a stressful process. With so many elements to choose from, it’s challenging enough to decide what kind of garden design you want, let alone the person who’s going to implement the changes. So, how do you choose a professional garden

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Garden Design Ideas for Large Gardens

If you’re lucky enough to own a large garden but not quite sure what to do with it, not to worry! Large gardens needn’t be intimidating, as there are numerous things you can do to transform them into an organised, aesthetically pleasing and multi-functional space to enjoy all year round.

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Magazines

Home & Garden Insider Magazine.

Home and Garden Insider

We were delighted to offer our expert advice for Home & Garden Insider on Memorable Experiences with Companion Planting. Find the full feature here.

Gardening Guru.

Gardening Guru

We were thrilled to be invited to offer some sage words of advice for Gardening Guru for Creating Low-Maintenance Landscapes. Read the full feature here.

The Collection 2023: Pro Landscaper.

ProLandscaper magazine 2023

Introducing the ProLandscaper 2023 Collection, a unique compilation of their standout articles throughout the year, featuring the noteworthy September piece highlighting Raine’s garden design, showcased

Pro Landscaper Magazine.

Pro Landscaper Magazine

We are thrilled that the esteemed Pro Landscaper, December 2023 issue, features one of our gorgeous, modern gardens. Read the full feature here.

Horticulture Magazine.

Horticulture Magazine

The very lovely Mollie Brown interviewed Raine for horticulture.co.uk.The interview delves into Raine’s journey to becoming a multi-award winning garden designer, inspirations and adapting to

Modern Gardens feature

Modern Gardens – 2021

In this recent September 2021 issue of Modern Gardens, I was given the opportunity to share my expertise on some of the most important aspects

Garten Flora feature

Garten Flora – 2013

We were very excited to have another one of our gardens we built at Hampton court palace flower show 2012, ’The essential indulgence’, featured in

Les Plus Beaux Jardins feature

Les Plus Beaux Jardins – 2016

In this September 2016 edition of popular French magazine ‘Les Plus Beaux Jardins’ our award-winning garden ‘The essential indulgence’ is featured. This garden was built

Books

Cuttings feature

Cuttings by Alan Titchmarsh

I was extremely proud to be able to share some of my knowledge and inspire people with a passion for gardening in this great little

Vertical Gardens feature

Vertical Gardens

I was very excited to have various aspects of gardens that I have created featured in this magnificent, modern book ‘Vertical Gardens’ by Leigh Clapp

Buying a Garden Feature

Buying A Garden

I was thrilled to be able to share my incite and expertise in this wonderfully informative book by Alan Sargent. Two of my hand-drawn designs