Difficult garden areas – awakening forgotten spaces

In May the lovely people @Essence magazine, Surrey’s premier lifestyle magazine, published my ‘Forgotten Spaces’ garden design article.  It tackles the thorny issue of those difficult garden areas and provides inspiration to bring them back to life.  The overgrown, underused …

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Sloping Gardens…

Gardens come in all forms: small, large, bowling green flat or steeply sloping.  Most gardens have an innate challenge which is part of their individual charm.  Take this enchanting bluebell woodland at the National Trust’s Winkworth Arboretum for example, the sloping site …

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A warm welcome to the spring garden

Greatly anticipated, with stunningly beautiful displays, the spring garden is a delight.  This months Essence article looks at the Symphony of Spring and the enchanting medley of colour which arrives in the spring garden. The spring weather dutifully arrived on the 1st …

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Essence Magazine & Rosalind Millar Landscape Design

Well it is a fabulous first.  My very first published article in the lovely Essence Magazine who are graciously hosting my garden musings for 12 months as resident Landscape & Garden Designer.  In this February 2014 issue I am exploring …

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Winter garden

Here in the UK it may not be the season for gathering with friends for lazy afternoons of chilled drinks on the terrace yet winter holds it own wonders in the garden.  Winter days bring a uniquely ethereal light quality, …

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