Archive for January, 2014

Designing rhythm and movement into your garden

With a succession of storms lashing us these past few weeks your garden may be looking a bit wind ravaged and waterlogged. Now though is a good time to take stock of your garden and perhaps look at ways to make your garden more inspiring for this spring and summer. But where do I start?   A good place is to consider some basic garden design principles. These include such things as; rhythm, repetition, balance, proportion, simplicity, unity, and focal points. Creating a rhythm to your garden will help create a natural flow and movement to your garden. Rhythm… Read More »