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RHS Calls on Gardeners to Help Fight Back Damaging EU Legislation

Since the announcement late last year that the EU is going ahead with the proposed Plant Reproductive Material Legislation (PRML),…

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Gardens Are For Families

Of all my childhood memories the most abiding are those I spent playing in my parents’ garden. To me magic…

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The Iris – A Star in All Gardens

As at home in Japanese gardens as it is in an English Cottage Garden, the Iris is a most versatile…

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Cherry Blossoms of Japan

Well it’s official, Spring is finally here! The weather’s brightening, the days are getting longer and everything is looking a…

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Sloping Garden Design

Many of our clients with sloping gardens were worried about what they could do with them.  At Accent Garden Designs we…

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New Projects for 2013

Although the British economy is still in the doldrums, it doesn’t stop some premium properties being developed and improved. We…

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Holistic Garden Design – Planting? Well naturally

We are currently enjoying one of the most exciting renaissances in garden design.  The traditional garden with a rectangular lawn…

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Plant of the Month – September

Agastache’s common name is the Giant or Anise Hyssop dependant on the variety and originates from North America and the Far…

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Plant of the Month – July

Verbena bonariensis is a very popular, long flowering and versatile herbaceous plant, ideal for the mixed bed.  A tall perennial…

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