We use cookies on this website. To use the website as intended please accept cookies.

Wednesday May 18 , 2022

Blue Daisy Blog

Blue Daisy blog written by Nicki Jackson & Jules Clark - for news, views, garden design, gardening and plant observations and thoughts.

Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in hard landscaping

RHS Tatton Park 2013

Posted by on in Garden Visits
RHS Tatton 2013
It has to be said that the RHS Tatton show is one of my favourites, perhaps it is linked with the fact that I’m originally from Cheshire or that I perceive people being friendlier or is it because the show feels more laid back and relaxed?  I don’t doubt for one minute that the lead up to the show is as frantic as any other of the RHS shows but for me, it I just love it.
I saw so many inspirational gardens here as well as elements within gardens or in the flower marquee, there really are some talented people out there that we really must take our hats off too.
Continue reading
Hits: 5814 0 Comments

The Hard Landscaping Show, Coventry

Posted by on in News & Views


We took a trip over to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry this morning to visit The Hard Landscaping Show, a brand new trade event.   It may not sound very exciting to some but I think it's great to go and see new products, improved products and even some old favourites! It's also a good opportunity to network with others in the same or similar industry.  We arrived at 9.30am and received a voucher for a coffee and bacon roll (mmm very nice, thank you!) - so off we went around the hall.  One thing that did strike us was how small it was, there must have been only about 40 or so exhibitors, a shame really for those travelling a long way.

Continue reading
Hits: 4475 0 Comments

Blog Categories

Tag Cloud

Echinacea HTA Perennial James Wong cottage gardens rococo Berginia July garden Urban Heat Island February Absorb pollution Horticulture Monty Don Carol Klein Horticulturalist Kensington Roof Garden Cambridge botanical garden March garden water feature Moss Bank Park Capability Brown kitchen garden RHS contemporary summer garden bulb display pollinators Spring shrubs bees productive garden Chris Beardshaw rainwater harvesting cottage garden Urban Heat Island Effect garden room garden design trends elm Matt James scented shrubs Hosta National Gardening Week spring bulbs Levens Hall Rachel de Thame October garden ha ha composting patio career in horticulture sorbus Cloches RHS Malvern Alys Fowler Blue Daisy basil movement in the garden Selfridges Roof Garden RHS Chelsea planning your garden Wildflowers Herb garden women and work award Stoneleigh New York Highline water surfaces garden advice at home Birmingham Library Joe Swift Futurescape sunflowers courtyard Stone Lane Gardens December garden Charlie Dimmock hard landscaping vertical garden Bamboo pond drought green spaces form Winter shrubs CorTen eco-friendly Alan Titchmarsh edible garden show traditional style Briza maxima gardening on tv sweat peas Events & Shows cyclamen Trees timber Malvern Spring Show plants garden design Ashwood Nurseries Coastal plants November garden Kelmarsh Hall Floating Paradise Gardens of London wildlife watering Fleece terracota legacy gift colour in your garden ash Achillea Ilex doddington hall Acuba pests RHS Hampton Court June garden acer kerb-side appeal alpines wild flowers water conservation show gardens NSALG Daffodils Hidcote bulbs hydroponic Phyllostachys nigra paving May garden saving water Buxus Joseph Banks Laurel Cut flowers Decking spring garden plant pots Joanna Lumley CorTen steel Cosmos astrosanguineus Chelsea Flower Show Shrubs hosepipe build reclaimed materials rosemary April garden Greenhouse HNC Sophie Raworth poppies Seed sowing Narcissus stonemarket September garden Tom Hart-Dyke house plants front garden Geranium recycled materials gravel blue repetition Toby Buckland BBC London structure sound in the garden watering can Crocus Highgrove herbs Chelsea Physic Garden Wisley autumn garden Garden Planning grey water Kew Gardens unity Glasshouse garden August garden ornamental grasses National Trust January garden water butt Mrs Loudon snow RHS Tatton Park Great British Garden Revival John Massey twitter Jekka McVicar Lawrence Johnston Taxus Nicki Jackson lawn care deer winter garden garden focal points pollinating insects herbaceous borders Gardeners World winner grow your own roof garden Prince Harry Berberis birch Euphorbia garden design tip Snowdrops roof gardens Herb rock gardens Malvern Hills topiary Lantra February garden GYO Horticultural heatwave

Welcome to Blue Daisy Blog

Our Promise

promiseWe work hard to keep our customers happy.  We work to a voluntary customer charter.

Peace of Mind

simplybusinessWe take our responsibilities seriously so we're insured through Simply Business.

Click on the logo for our Garden Design insurance details. For Gardening details see our gardening services page.

Proud Members Of...

landscapejuicen... The Landscape Juice Network where we interact with other professional gardeners, designers and landscapers.