Is a North Facing Garden Bad? Garden Aspects Explained

Is a North Facing Garden Bad? Garden Aspects Explained

Our old south-west facing garden enjoyed full sun most of the day, and we planted taller screening trees on the western boundary to provide shade during the evening  We are often asked what makes the best position, or aspect, for a garden. Choosing the right...
Roses in Garden Design: A Must-Have for Any Garden

Roses in Garden Design: A Must-Have for Any Garden

If you’re considering a design from Lush Garden Design, one thing is for sure – roses will form an integral part of it. These iconic blooms are a staple in most of the gardens we design, and there’s good reason why. When we use roses in garden design they...
We Have A New Home

We Have A New Home

After a very quick four-and-a-half years of working at the Old Cottage Hospital in Ashby, we can announce we have now moved to new offices about half a mile away. Our new premises are in Mill Farm Lane, off Lower Packington Road, which we are sharing with our new...
Creating a Modern Wildlife Garden

Creating a Modern Wildlife Garden

Creating a Modern Wildlife Garden in Ashby de la Zouch In the heart of Ashby de la Zouch in Leicestershire, we recently had the privilege of transforming a garden into a contemporary wildlife haven that also caters to the family’s need for outdoor fun and...
Gardening for Mental Health

Gardening for Mental Health

Exploring the Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Gardening The links between physical and mental health are well documented. Gardening might be the perfect pastime if you’re looking for a new hobby to boost both your physical and mental health. Not only does...
Real Grass vs Artificial Grass

Real Grass vs Artificial Grass

Real Grass vs Artificial Grass: Which is best for your garden? One of the most frequently asked questions we hear from clients is the choice between real grass vs artificial grass. In Britain, we love our lawns, and choosing the right grass for your garden is an...