Martin Seeber Garden Design: Creating beautiful gardens

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Shrubs

Shrubs

Flowering shrubs are beautiful additions to any bed in the garden. It’s important to select shrubs which are harmonious with the soil conditions. In Ponteland in Northumberland the soils are heavy clay and can get pretty wet in the cooler months of the year. Good choices would mean better growth and of course great flowering. […]

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Capability Brown legend of estate design

Capability Brown legend of estate design

Recently I have worked for a client who owns the converted orangery at Rothley Hall. This is close to where the famous 18th century designer was born. Rothley has its own ha-ha popularized by Brown, it’s a dropped fence or wall to help the landscape views link together. One principle of garden design is to […]