Garden Blogs

For barrow-loads of garden structure tips with some interiors inspiration in the mix too, we've gathered together some of our seasonal Garden Requisites blogs…
More
·
26 Pins
 3y
Collection by
images window boxes | Window boxes and iron window box designs. | Garden Requisites Outdoor, Window Planter Boxes, Iron Planters, Garden Boxes, Window Herb Garden, Window Box Garden, Window Planters, Garden Trellis, Garden Trellis Panels
Beautiful garden, bare walls? Add window boxes! - Garden Requisites
images window boxes | Window boxes and iron window box designs. | Garden Requisites
images window boxes | Window boxes and iron window box designs. | Garden Requisites
Beautiful garden, bare walls? Add window boxes! - Garden Requisites
images window boxes | Window boxes and iron window box designs. | Garden Requisites
Planters and troughs, dotted around a building’s perimeter and garden areas, make the ideal framework for instant ‘wow’ highlights. Re-thinking the positioning and type of container (material and design) is a worthwhile exercise in any refresh project. Then it’s on to the pleasing choosing of the plants themselves… Layout, England, Garden Planters, Florida, Decks, Metal Garden Trellis, Garden House Lighting, Wooden Planters With Trellis
Refreshing Summer Gardens with Planters - Garden Requisites
Planters and troughs, dotted around a building’s perimeter and garden areas, make the ideal framework for instant ‘wow’ highlights. Re-thinking the positioning and type of container (material and design) is a worthwhile exercise in any refresh project. Then it’s on to the pleasing choosing of the plants themselves…
Steel Garden Trellis Panels - Whilst it can take a few years to develop such a wildlife-rich habitat from the bare bones and for sheltering hedges and trees to gain height and width, new-build and ‘start-again’ gardens can benefit hugely from the artificial leg-up of some long-lasting metal wall trellis and/or trellis fencing. Fast-growing climbing plants will quickly fill out, providing food and cover for wild birds, insects and small mammals such as hedgehogs. Read more... Garden Structures, Bath, Design, Summer, Trellis, Garden Trellis Fence
Trellis Training - Garden Requisites
Steel Garden Trellis Panels - Whilst it can take a few years to develop such a wildlife-rich habitat from the bare bones and for sheltering hedges and trees to gain height and width, new-build and ‘start-again’ gardens can benefit hugely from the artificial leg-up of some long-lasting metal wall trellis and/or trellis fencing. Fast-growing climbing plants will quickly fill out, providing food and cover for wild birds, insects and small mammals such as hedgehogs. Read more...
RHS flower show season is here! To Chatsworth, Harlow Carr, Hampton Court, Tatton Park, Rosemoor, Wisley and back to Malvern for the Autumn Show in September.  Such horticultural havens tick so many boxes for gardening fans. Competing show gardens push the boundaries of contemporary garden design, with roots in the latest popular planting looks as well as often nodding to eclectic influences – historical, culinary, international, meteorological, even political...Click on to read more! Window Boxes, Door Canopy, Wrought Iron Window Boxes, Metal Window Boxes, Window Box Flowers
Inspiration for Summery Window Boxes - Garden Requisites
RHS flower show season is here! To Chatsworth, Harlow Carr, Hampton Court, Tatton Park, Rosemoor, Wisley and back to Malvern for the Autumn Show in September. Such horticultural havens tick so many boxes for gardening fans. Competing show gardens push the boundaries of contemporary garden design, with roots in the latest popular planting looks as well as often nodding to eclectic influences – historical, culinary, international, meteorological, even political...Click on to read more!
When to split Iris Sibirica | The Enduring Gardener Irises, Gardening, Iris, Dutch Iris, Seasonal Garden, Gardening Blog, Garden, Japanese Iris
When to split Iris Sibirica | The Enduring Gardener
When to split Iris Sibirica | The Enduring Gardener
Make Magic with Garden Arches - Garden Requisites Blog - 'It’s springtime in England and thawed ground in still-bare gardens is ready to erupt, dotted with splashes of yellow daffs and Forsythia, with the promise of much-welcomed warmer winds, rainbow waves of Tulips and shooting perennials. In a few weeks, the green will be knee high but, for the moment, we can still visualise more clearly, from the ground up, how this year’s garden might take shape...' Click to read more Victorian Garden, Garden Archway, Victorian Gardens, Garden Arch, Garden Arches, Cottage Garden, Country Cottage Garden, Pretty Gardens
Make Magic with Wirework Garden Arches - Garden Requisites
Make Magic with Garden Arches - Garden Requisites Blog - 'It’s springtime in England and thawed ground in still-bare gardens is ready to erupt, dotted with splashes of yellow daffs and Forsythia, with the promise of much-welcomed warmer winds, rainbow waves of Tulips and shooting perennials. In a few weeks, the green will be knee high but, for the moment, we can still visualise more clearly, from the ground up, how this year’s garden might take shape...' Click to read more
Window Boxes - New Designs Launched - Garden Requisites Blog - 'John and the workshop team have been working hard on some newly devised, handcrafted, metal window box designs – strong, long-lasting and very stylish – a cut above the usual. In this blog, we explore the possibilities of the different designs and their suitability for both heritage and modern properties...' Click to read more Windows, Window Box Plants, Metal Trellis Panels, Door Canopy Porch, Metal Planters, Window Box
Window Boxes - new designs launched - Garden Requisites
Window Boxes - New Designs Launched - Garden Requisites Blog - 'John and the workshop team have been working hard on some newly devised, handcrafted, metal window box designs – strong, long-lasting and very stylish – a cut above the usual. In this blog, we explore the possibilities of the different designs and their suitability for both heritage and modern properties...' Click to read more
The Middle-sized Garden blog by Alexandra Campbell - Inspiring indoor garden pot and planter ideas Ideas, Indoor Planters, Garden Pots, Outdoor Gardens, Planter Pots, Garden Trees, Garden Screening, Indoor Garden
Inspiring indoor garden pot and planter ideas
The Middle-sized Garden blog by Alexandra Campbell - Inspiring indoor garden pot and planter ideas
Stylish Garden Planters - Plant Summer Bulbs Now - Garden Requisites Blog - Do you, like us, breathe deeply the first aromas of spring air whilst looking wistfully back towards autumn thinking ‘If I’d planted up some bulbs when I was meant to, they’d be appearing now’. Clever placing of full and empty garden planters in tandem, with a planting up and storage area in the wings, could possibly mean that you are indeed admiring spring planters already full of promising shoots.' Click to read more Metal, British, Garden Planter Boxes, Planter Boxes, Large Garden Planters
Stylish Garden Planters - Plant Summer Bulbs Now - Garden Requisites
Stylish Garden Planters - Plant Summer Bulbs Now - Garden Requisites Blog - Do you, like us, breathe deeply the first aromas of spring air whilst looking wistfully back towards autumn thinking ‘If I’d planted up some bulbs when I was meant to, they’d be appearing now’. Clever placing of full and empty garden planters in tandem, with a planting up and storage area in the wings, could possibly mean that you are indeed admiring spring planters already full of promising shoots.' Click to read more
British Square Steel Planters & Troughs - Garden Requisites Blog - To add to our popular round metal planters at Garden Requisites, we’re excited to introduce a new zinc-galvanised, heavy duty troughs and square metal planters, thoughtfully designed, solidly crafted and very long lasting...' Click to read more Planters, Exterior, Steel Planters
British Square Steel Planters & Troughs - Garden Requisites
British Square Steel Planters & Troughs - Garden Requisites Blog - To add to our popular round metal planters at Garden Requisites, we’re excited to introduce a new zinc-galvanised, heavy duty troughs and square metal planters, thoughtfully designed, solidly crafted and very long lasting...' Click to read more
Anemone coronaria 'Brodeaux' -Spring at last – from The Patient Gardener's Blog Plants, Anemone, Spring, Sunny Sunday, Blog
Private Site
Anemone coronaria 'Brodeaux' -Spring at last – from The Patient Gardener's Blog
Building a British Wildlife Garden - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Beautiful birdlife, interesting insects, rare reptiles, magnificent mammals – our gardens can act as enriched havens for local wildlife. Whether you’re in a city, suburbs or rural location, we’ve brought together some great tips for creating a rich habitat of fascinating fauna on your precious patch of Great Britain. Do take a look at our British Wildlife Garden pinterest board to get a sense of the breadth of species ready to roam o Porches, Trellis Plants, Trellis Panels, Trellis Design, Yard
Building a British Wildlife Garden - Garden Requisites
Building a British Wildlife Garden - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Beautiful birdlife, interesting insects, rare reptiles, magnificent mammals – our gardens can act as enriched havens for local wildlife. Whether you’re in a city, suburbs or rural location, we’ve brought together some great tips for creating a rich habitat of fascinating fauna on your precious patch of Great Britain. Do take a look at our British Wildlife Garden pinterest board to get a sense of the breadth of species ready to roam o
Kitchen Garden Hens Blog - Hope Springs Eternal... Kitchen Garden, Chickens Backyard, Keeping Chickens, Backyard, Springs
Journal — The KITCHEN GARDEN
Kitchen Garden Hens Blog - Hope Springs Eternal...
Fritillaria caucasica, Turtle Lake, Tblisi, Georgia, 27/3/16. Spring Flowers in The Causasus - from a brilliant blog by Revolution Snowdrops. Click to see more Floral, Flora, Plant Leaves, Turtle Lake
Some spring flowers in the Caucasus
Fritillaria caucasica, Turtle Lake, Tblisi, Georgia, 27/3/16. Spring Flowers in The Causasus - from a brilliant blog by Revolution Snowdrops. Click to see more
Spring Window Boxes and Window Planters - Garden Requisites Blog - 'After the long winter of shortened days, it’s so refreshing to prepare and decorate the house & garden with Spring flowers and foliage. At a time when the herbaceous borders are just starting to surface, indulge in a trip to a local garden centre or an online splurge to seek out bright bulbs and acid green shoots. Next, choose a fine day for some speedy planting up of planters and pots that can be positioned on patios, paths, by Ramen
Spring Window Boxes & Window Planters - Garden Requisites
Spring Window Boxes and Window Planters - Garden Requisites Blog - 'After the long winter of shortened days, it’s so refreshing to prepare and decorate the house & garden with Spring flowers and foliage. At a time when the herbaceous borders are just starting to surface, indulge in a trip to a local garden centre or an online splurge to seek out bright bulbs and acid green shoots. Next, choose a fine day for some speedy planting up of planters and pots that can be positioned on patios, paths, by
Smart Door Canopies for Heritage Houses - Garden Requisites Blog - 'The teams at Garden Requisites recently worked on an impressive bespoke 10’ canopy for a smart London townhouse, likely to be in place for over a hundred years. This project really brought it home to us what a responsibility we have to use traditional metalwork skills to help preserve and maintain the fabric of buildings of historic importance...' Click to read more Patio Canopy, Porch Canopy, Backyard Canopy, Porch Doors, Garden Canopy, Front Door Canopy
Smart Canopies for Heritage Houses - Garden Requisites
Smart Door Canopies for Heritage Houses - Garden Requisites Blog - 'The teams at Garden Requisites recently worked on an impressive bespoke 10’ canopy for a smart London townhouse, likely to be in place for over a hundred years. This project really brought it home to us what a responsibility we have to use traditional metalwork skills to help preserve and maintain the fabric of buildings of historic importance...' Click to read more
Rediscovering the Spring Garden - Garden Requisites Blog - 'It’s such a treat after the long months of shorter, dark days to channel the colours of fresh flowers, the textures, shapes and hues of green foliage and the flavour of our own homegrown fruits and vegetables. In tandem, we can mentally prepare beds, borders and climbing structures such as long-lasting metal trellis, garden arches and gazebos. We look too to the house and the planning of seasonal window boxes and planters. This year we Flowers, Daffodil Flower, Daffodil Bulbs, Flores, Daffodils, Bloemen, Flower Garden, Bulb Flowers
Rediscovering the Spring Garden - Garden Requisites
Rediscovering the Spring Garden - Garden Requisites Blog - 'It’s such a treat after the long months of shorter, dark days to channel the colours of fresh flowers, the textures, shapes and hues of green foliage and the flavour of our own homegrown fruits and vegetables. In tandem, we can mentally prepare beds, borders and climbing structures such as long-lasting metal trellis, garden arches and gazebos. We look too to the house and the planning of seasonal window boxes and planters. This year we
Fill bare vertical spaces with garden trellis - Garden Requisites Blog - Bring colour and fragrance to your garden at different levels this summer by adding elegant climbing plants using a wall trellis. Climbing plants bring a strong vertical element to your garden and make a highly visual impact when trained against walls and buildings. Our sturdy wall trellis panels provide stylish, yet unobtrusive support for climbing plants. Use them to disguise unsightly areas of your garden so your fences, Inspiration, Pergolas, Landscaping Ideas, Garden Fencing, Climbing Plants Trellis
Fill bare vertical spaces with metal wall trellis & climbers - Garden Requisites
Fill bare vertical spaces with garden trellis - Garden Requisites Blog - Bring colour and fragrance to your garden at different levels this summer by adding elegant climbing plants using a wall trellis. Climbing plants bring a strong vertical element to your garden and make a highly visual impact when trained against walls and buildings. Our sturdy wall trellis panels provide stylish, yet unobtrusive support for climbing plants. Use them to disguise unsightly areas of your garden so your fences,
Glasgow Botanic Gardens | The Garden Edit - with divine garden photography by Fred Lahache Scotland, Glasgow, Liz Curtis Higgs, Liz
Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Glasgow Botanic Gardens | The Garden Edit - with divine garden photography by Fred Lahache
The Dahlia Papers | gardens plants ideas - Intoxicating spring gardens - Anne Hathaway's cottage London, Gardens, Anne Hathaway, Cottage Garden Borders, English Cottage Garden
The Dahlia Papers
The Dahlia Papers | gardens plants ideas - Intoxicating spring gardens - Anne Hathaway's cottage
Plan More Planters into Garden Designs - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Introducing portable planters to a garden or previously barren area presents some exciting planting possibilities. Instant gardens can spring up in boring back yards and border hitherto dull patios. Doorways and other entrances can be enhanced with pretty potted climbers for a warm welcome. Wildlife – majoring on birds, bees, butterflies – might be enticed to forage and help pollinate plants, such as small fruit trees Container Gardening, Container Herb Garden, Trough Planters, Large Planters, Container Gardening Vegetables, Stone Planters
Plan More Planters into your Garden Designs - Garden Requisites
Plan More Planters into Garden Designs - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Introducing portable planters to a garden or previously barren area presents some exciting planting possibilities. Instant gardens can spring up in boring back yards and border hitherto dull patios. Doorways and other entrances can be enhanced with pretty potted climbers for a warm welcome. Wildlife – majoring on birds, bees, butterflies – might be enticed to forage and help pollinate plants, such as small fruit trees
Divide and conquer with metal trellis - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Our freestanding trellis panels are a great way of enclosing and dividing areas of your garden, particularly where space is very limited. It’s a strange paradox, but dividing up a garden can actually make it feel bigger. By dividing your garden you can hide less attractive, utilitarian areas. Trying different styles within a single area will also add interest as it means you can increase the range of plants that you grow...' Click Garten, Conquer
Divide and conquer with a metal garden trellis - Garden Requisites
Divide and conquer with metal trellis - Garden Requisites Blog - 'Our freestanding trellis panels are a great way of enclosing and dividing areas of your garden, particularly where space is very limited. It’s a strange paradox, but dividing up a garden can actually make it feel bigger. By dividing your garden you can hide less attractive, utilitarian areas. Trying different styles within a single area will also add interest as it means you can increase the range of plants that you grow...' Click
Trellis to train extraordinary climbers - Garden Requisites Blog - 'The aromatic allure of cottage garden favourites – roses, honeysuckle, jasmine, sweet peas – is heady. You may love the usual, still special, suspects – let’s throw in clematis while we’re here – but how about a clingy showstopper that’s a little more avant garde and intriguing?...' Click to read more Home Décor, Garden Vines, Garden Wall, Wall Trellis
Trellis to train your extraordinary climbing plants - Garden Requisites
Trellis to train extraordinary climbers - Garden Requisites Blog - 'The aromatic allure of cottage garden favourites – roses, honeysuckle, jasmine, sweet peas – is heady. You may love the usual, still special, suspects – let’s throw in clematis while we’re here – but how about a clingy showstopper that’s a little more avant garde and intriguing?...' Click to read more
Garden Arches & Winter Structure - Garden Requisites Blog - 'What’s on your mind for this winter’s planting as well next year’s border shows? Would you like to introduce more shape and height to the garden? More colour? Different colour schemes? A switch in plant types? More surprise and delight? More secret nooks to escape to? More of a welcome for local wildlife?...' Click to read more Garden Gates
Garden arches & winter structure - Garden Requisites
Garden Arches & Winter Structure - Garden Requisites Blog - 'What’s on your mind for this winter’s planting as well next year’s border shows? Would you like to introduce more shape and height to the garden? More colour? Different colour schemes? A switch in plant types? More surprise and delight? More secret nooks to escape to? More of a welcome for local wildlife?...' Click to read more
Smart Doorways with Canopies & Porches - Garden Requisites Blog...'As well as lending stature and style to any doorway, well conceived door canopies and porch canopies aren’t frivolous add-ons but welcome protectors. They give good shelter when guests gather, when one rummages for buried keys, bends down to dry the dog off or when be-shorted, bedraggled postmen might need to pause for a signature...' Click for more Dekorasyon, Haus, Tuin, Ideal, Jardim, Veranda, Modern, Tips, Deco
Smart Doorways with Canopies & Porches - Garden Requisites
Smart Doorways with Canopies & Porches - Garden Requisites Blog...'As well as lending stature and style to any doorway, well conceived door canopies and porch canopies aren’t frivolous add-ons but welcome protectors. They give good shelter when guests gather, when one rummages for buried keys, bends down to dry the dog off or when be-shorted, bedraggled postmen might need to pause for a signature...' Click for more