Julie Watson
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Green and yellow border in railway sleeper raised beds - Dicksonia antartica, Euphorbia mellifera, Hosta 'Sum and Substance', Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', Carex comans, Rodgersia, Geranium maderense. | GAP Gardens

Green and yellow border in railway sleeper raised beds - Dicksonia antartica, Euphorbia mellifera, Hosta 'Sum and Substance', Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', Carex comans, Rodgersia, Geranium maderense. | GAP Gardens

Top designers give their tips on creating inspiring small gardens | Gardens Illustrated

Top designers give their tips on creating inspiring small gardens | Gardens Illustrated

I go on garden tours for the inspiration, for the fun of noseying through private gardens, and for photos to share with everyone NOT on the tour. They tak

I go on garden tours for the inspiration, for the fun of noseying through private gardens, and for photos to share with everyone NOT on the tour. They tak

GARDEN DESIGN-Designing Structure can be the most challenging, yet the most fun part of developing spatial design. Once you create a bubble diagram to organize your outdoor spaces, the next step is defining the structure of those spaces (officially called a form composition study). Will your garden be informal, formal, rectilinear or geometric? Look to the architecture of your house as inspiration or maybe you are drawn to a particular garden style. Structure can also evolve from a theme

GARDEN DESIGN-Designing Structure can be the most challenging, yet the most fun part of developing spatial design. Once you create a bubble diagram to organize your outdoor spaces, the next step is defining the structure of those spaces (officially called a form composition study). Will your garden be informal, formal, rectilinear or geometric? Look to the architecture of your house as inspiration or maybe you are drawn to a particular garden style. Structure can also evolve from a theme

About a year ago I did a series of posts that showcased three parts of the design process. For those that struggle with how to start their landscape design this process is amazing. The idea is to arrange your spaces conceptually with bubbles, move those bubbles towards strong shapes, then finally place plant materials to reinforce your outdoor rooms. Click on the steps below to learn about them in more detail. 1. Bubble (or Functional) Diagrams 2. Garden Structure Studies 3. Prelimina...

About a year ago I did a series of posts that showcased three parts of the design process. For those that struggle with how to start their landscape design this process is amazing. The idea is to arrange your spaces conceptually with bubbles, move those bubbles towards strong shapes, then finally place plant materials to reinforce your outdoor rooms. Click on the steps below to learn about them in more detail. 1. Bubble (or Functional) Diagrams 2. Garden Structure Studies 3. Prelimina...

Truncated angled oval lawn in a long narrow garden design.

Truncated angled oval lawn in a long narrow garden design.