The Lush Garden Design Blog
The blog features news, projects and garden-related writing from Keith and Anna Barker.
Outdoor living is not a new concept, but with today's homes getting smaller and demands for space increasing, the option of extending your living space outside is becoming increasingly popular. We designed this contemporary garden, which features an outdoor living...read more
Lush Garden Design, alongside David Granger Architectural Design and Lychgate Homes, wins an LABC Building Excellence Award for their School House projectread more
With flooding becoming more common in the UK, Anna Barker of Lush Garden Design ask: is it possible to create a flood-proof garden?read more
It’s one of the questions I’m most frequently asked: how do you remember all those Latin plant names? Here’s how…read more
We helped tame this overgrown garden in Leicester to bring it back under control and allow its owners to enjoy it again.read more
What do you do when you are afforded the chance to author articles under the headline “Ask Anna, Agony Aunt”?read more
In February, Lush Garden Design owner Anna Barker received a business award from Theo Paphitis at the #SBSevent2016 ceremony in Birmingham.read more
March is the ideal time to get your garden ready for the new season. Just follow my simple 5 step guide to March maintenance.read more
Small businesses like us have miniscule marketing budgets. If you can increase your exposure, or your media presence, without spending any money, then generally that's a good thing. One way to achieve this is by entering into Theo Paphitis' Small Business Sunday...read more
Three years ago I went to visit the site of a building conversion with a view to landscaping the grounds. I took my usual array of photos and went off to draw up some design proposals. Happily the designs were approved and over the next 18 months the building was...read more
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