Cool and Contemporary Family Garden

Cool and pollinator-friendly blues, whites and mauves for a young London family. See Instagram: @thepengegardener for further updates.

A variety of colours and textures.

Photos show a garden I planted up in the summer, after my last maintence visit.

The brief was for cool blues, mauves and white, pollinator friendly flowers and a tree for screening. The clients are super happy and enjoy sitting in the shade of the Sorbus (mountain ash) with their baby daughter.

Plants, anti clockwise from left include: Lavandula Hidcote, Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’, Geranium ‘Johnson’s Blue’, Calamagrostis ‘Karl Foerster’, Deutzia, Rhododendron, Vinca major, Iris s

View round corner of L-shaped garden.

Sorbus for shade and screening.

Right hand border.

ibirica, Sorbus, Cotinus ‘Grace’, Lavender, Salvia ‘Royal Bumble’, Lavender, Passiflora, Leycesteria Formosa, Nepeta, Hebe, Salvia ‘Hotlips’, Corylus Maxima Purpurea, Clematis vitalba, Cotoneaster, Iris sibirica.

Have tools, will travel!