The January garden seemingly rests at this time of year, slumbering through long hours of darkness and short January days. But those precious hours of crisp light that punctuate day upon day of grey can be immensely useful in getting a head start in creating a better garden for you to enjoy this summer. Grab a tool and get out there…
Ann-Marie was delighted to attend the much awaited RHS Hampton Court Flower Show press day today, where she and la creme de la creme of the garden industry had the opportunity to see first-hand the work of many emerging designers, some of whom have been inspired by her past successes at the Show, such the much acclaimed Macmillan Legacy Garden for MacMillan Cancer Support. You can […]
Following a very successful year, and several mentions in recent issues of much-acclaimed garden publications such Garden Design Journal, Gardens Illustrated, and Garden News, Ann-Marie Powell Gardens is delighted to have been featured on The English Home, in a very helpful article explaining the key factors you should consider when employing a garden designer. “From a studio in the South Downs on the West Sussex/Hampshire border. […]
An exclusive evening Garden Party is being held on Wednesday 21st June in one of Ann-Marie Powell Gardens’ most acclaimed projects. The garden, which makes the most of the borrowed landscape of Kingly Vale in the South Downs, has been recently featured on Garden Illustrated magazine and is scheduled to feature in Alan Titchmarsh’s ‘Love Your Garden’ show in July. Magnificent planting schemes on various levels lead down hewn Purbeck steps to a small orchard, under-planted with chalk-loving meadow. Lawns, yew hedges, Ilex […]
We cannot believe it has been one year already from the build of Garden for Health, Happiness and Horticulture, the much-acclaimed garden that Ann-Marie Powell Gardens designed to promote the RHS Greening Grey Britain campaign at the prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Built by The Outdoor Room, the garden was very much loved by media and visitors alike – who were allowed to walk inside a Main Avenue […]
If you have a wildflower meadow, or are considering having one after having read our latest blog post, I am sure you will love to find out about some of our favorite bulbs to complement and enhance any meadow.