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Sorcha Egan, Huffie's garden (GU22)

Styles: Courtyards and small terraces, English cottage, Rural, Wildflower, Wildlife

Soil types: Clay

Soil drainage: Moisture-retentive

Soil pH: Acid

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: North, East

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)

Large, l-shape north-east facing garden in Surrey, with patio area surrounded by walled bedding and a lawn area beyond, with flower beds and shrubs.

Sorcha Egan's garden plan

 

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Sorcha Egan

Sorcha Egan

About me
Keen newbie, with an erratic approach often leading to unexpected results. Would like to learn more about garden planning so I can focus on growing the right plants for where I live. Local clay soil is proving a challenge.

Gardening expertise
Keen but Clueless

Biggest gardening accomplishments
Laying a new seed-grown lawn over an area originally dug up for garage foundations and riddled with hardcore.

Biggest gardening frustrations
Insects and poor soil

The gardening project I am currently working on
A work-around solution for the 2012 hose pipe ban.

On the web
Blog: http://sorchaegan.wordpress.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/SorchaEgan
Facebook: http://facebook.com/sorcha.egan

 

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