Sangeeta, Back Garden - newly landscaped - not planted up yet (BS7)
Styles: Allotment or vegetable plot, English cottage, Formal, Lighting, Water, Wildlife
Soil types: Clay
Soil drainage: Moisture-retentive, Pond/In water, Well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline
Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, West
Exposure: Exposed, ShelteredSmall town garden. Long narrow plot. Soil is alkaline, clay soil. Patio by the house gets extremely hot in summer. Rest of garden is 2 feet below patio, so possibly a bit of a frost-pocket. Overlooked by neighbours either side. New pond to encourage wildlife. New pergola over sunny patio for grapevine and other climbers. Shady retreat and seating area at rear half of garden. Plant lovers garden.
Sangeeta's garden plan
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Plants in Sangeeta's garden
I love plants and am very interested in botany. I would love to be able to propagate my own plants from cuttings, but haven't been very successful so far.
Biggest gardening accomplishments
Designing my back garden
Biggest gardening frustrations
Battling with creeping-buttercup, couch grass, snails and slugs
The gardening project I am currently working on
Creating planting plans for the different areas of my garden, because my plants in the back garden are in pots at the moment, and I want to plant them out next year.
Sangeeta's forum posts
Re: What am I?
Tue. 1st March 2011 12:14
Re: Re: Designing With Plants by Piet Oudolf, with Noel Kingsbury
Thu. 2nd September 2010 07:00
Designing With Plants by Piet Oudolf, with Noel Kingsbury
Fri. 27th August 2010 20:31