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.
Ann-Marie is delighted to have teamed up with Homebase as the face of the Garden Goals challenge. Getting the garden ready for summer can be a daunting task after a long winter and it can be hard to find the time or motivation to get out there and tackle it in one go. But as the weather warms up and the garden begins to come to life […]
It is hard to imagine British literature, art, poetry, and music without references to wildflowers, and the works of Chaucer, Shakespeare, Wordsworth, D. H. Lawrence, William Morris, Ralph Vaughn Williams, and many others would be seriously diminished without the richness of our native flora for inspiration. Shakespeare alone mentions over 100 native wildflowers and plants in his plays and sonnets. But pleasing the eye is […]
Have you ever wondered what happened to Ann-Marie’s much loved ‘Health Happiness & Horticulture garden’ at the end of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show? Simon Lycett – celebrity florist – tells us all about it on Garden Tags.
Ann-Marie Powell Gardens is delighted to share that we are now the third practice in the UK to become a Registered Practice of the Society of Garden Designers (SGD). Always striving for excellence and working to the highest quality standard, we now offer an additional guarantee to our valued client, abiding by the Society’s Code of Conduct. All our design work is under the personal supervision […]