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Please browse our full list of journal features below, noting that features marked by a padlock ( ) are only accessible to members of The SGD:

Gardensover 4 years ago

How to employ a garden designer

It’s important to pick a garden designer who understands what you want and are looking for from your garden. Photo: John Campbell/roomoflight.comLouise Curley asks why you should employ a garden...

Gardensover 4 years ago

How to become a garden designer

Pre-Registered SGD Member Hugo Bugg went from studying design to creating show gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, and you could too. Photo: John Campbell/roomoflight.comWant to earn a...

Gardensover 4 years ago

Project: The Bluebird Cafe courtyard

Photo: Sara Jane RothwellSara Jane Rothwell MSGD describes how she created a courtyard garden in Chelsea The Bluebird is a Grade-II-listed Art Deco garage complex on the King’s Road that was...

Gardensover 4 years ago

Project: New Hampton Court Magic Garden

Graded banks of grass, along with towers, bridges and slides. Robert Myers MSGD describes the creation a family play garden with a wildwood, mythical beasts’ lair and towersIn 2012, Historic...

Gardensover 4 years ago

Healing garden lessons from Maggie’s Hong Kong

There are several views out from the Frank Gehry-designed building on to the pebble-edged pool. Stephanie Mahon discovers the thinking behind the therapeutic gardens of Maggie’s Centres at the first...

Gardensover 4 years ago

Project: The Sackler Gallery Garden

View through glass doors, Salvia nemorosa \'Caradonna\', Nepeta racemosa \'Walker\'s Low\', Gaura lindheimeri, eryngium and Cornus controversa \'Variegata\' in powder-coated steel raised bed. Photo:...

Gardensabout 5 years ago

Land art at Chaumont chateau

Promontoire sur la loire. Photo: Richard HansonThe parkland which hosts the annual garden festival is also home to extraordinary outdoor sculpture, says Jackie Bennett Best known for its annual...

Gardensabout 5 years ago

Show garden champions at RHS Hampton Court

Zoflora Garden: Helen Elks-Smith MSGD and her team won Gold and Best Construction Award for her Yorkshire-inspired Zoflora Garden. Photo: John CampbellThere was an array of diverse designer spaces...

Gardensabout 5 years ago

Project: Australian wetland garden

The stepping stones and boardwalk mean that people can enjoy the large billabong up close. Planting includes purple Lythrum salicia with sedges and native grasses. Photo: Claire Takacs/©Phillip...

Gardensabout 5 years ago

Redesigning an historic garden

Photo: Jonathan Ward/PerennialHead gardener Adam Bowley is working with the charity Perennial to rejuvenate York Gate garden, says Jackie BennettTucked away in a suburb of Leeds is one of the 20th...