This is a posting by Arne Maynard. To read the whole article, click on the link below to go to his blog.
We recently had one of our monthly meetings at Crocus to discuss the construction of the Laurent-Perrier Bicentenary Garden for the Chelsea Flower Show 2012 and check all of the plants, which are growing on at the Crocus nursery. We were also able to walk through our garden for the first time as it was set out on the ground at Crocus, using wooden pegs and string. This was enormously useful to get a feel for the scale of the garden I have designed. We were able to walk around the area and see how it all works and decide on any adjustments which might be needed. We made some minor changes to give a more generous feeling of space. Read more>