Informal Country Garden

Location: South Oxfordshire
Size: 1 acre
Soil: Loam
Service: Fortnightly garden maintenance

This informal country garden has an open aspect with panoramic countryside views, featuring tall sweet chestnuts and firs. Originally owned by a botanist, who created a sunken garden within the large lawns. A collection of delicate pink and white prunus (flowering cherry trees) dapple the lawns. Soft fruit beds. Impressive compost area, consisting of four compost heaps from garden waste producing potting compost and mulch.

  • Creating new vegetable bed (35sqm), ground preparation
  • Pruning, tidying and care of soft fruits
  • Care and advice about the garden
  • Digging, weeding and edging herbaceous borders
  • Rejuvenating planted beds
  • Pruning established shrubs and trees