Some gardens are a haven for plant lovers and this garden in Orpington really shows off attention to detail in both planting and materials. When space is limited you can't afford to waste a single square inch. The old patio was removed, new pathways introduced and the whole garden given a sense of curvaceous movement to create drama, with the plants as the main players.
Hot colours filter the view to the cool water feature
Foliage combines with flowers for an explosion of colour
A cool retreat in a shady corner
Under the shade of trees
Sympathetic contrast is key to catching the eye
Colour from the ground up
Ribes speciosum, Hemerocallis 'Frans Hals', Geranium 'Splish Splash', x Heucherella 'Viking Ship', Actaea 'James Compton', Mitraria coccinea, Brunnera 'Jack Frost', Viburnum opulus 'Compactum' to mention but a few....
Marshalls tegula paving, Marshalls water feature, timber pergola, trellis panels