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The shed structure takes shape

New Shed Project

Tuesday, 06 September 2011

Our garden, whilst largely completed last year, has still got a few areas needing addressed before our full design can be realised. One of the bigger, outstanding items has been…Read More

Image courtesy of Pedrali

Aspirational Garden Purchases…

Monday, 07 February 2011

Winter can be a difficult time of year for us gardeners. Opportunities to get out in the garden are not hugely frequent and it’s easy to get in a slump and some…Read More

My horse Meg

Vialii Garden Design – How We Got To Where We Are… (Pt1)

Thursday, 03 February 2011

I was laying some Indian sandstone slabs the other day and in a moment of quiet reflection and whilst I gave my lower back a brief respite I got to…Read More

Nitobe Memorial Gardens in Canada

Vialii Review of 2010

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

We’re now trudging well into 2011 and we’re all very excited here at Vialii (despite the weather). We have just been granted the builds on a further three of our…Read More

View from our back garden across to Wallace Monument

The Icy Winter of 2010…

Saturday, 04 December 2010

Regardless of all the frustrations of not being able to work on build projects at the moment due to the heavy snow and icy temperatures, there’s no denying that it’s…Read More

This upcycled wheel makes a great handrail in a garden in Canada

A Sustainable Future

Saturday, 27 November 2010

It’s a common misconception that sustainability and being kind to the environment equates to being unkind on the wallet. Here are some ideas of how you can create a stunning…Read More

Butterfly garden

Wild About Your Garden

Friday, 02 July 2010

Bio-diversity. Sustainability. Eco-friendly. They are all buzz-words in the world of gardening as more and more people realise that it can be cool to care. The United Nations have even…Read More

It looked like a fine web over the shrubbery

Ermine Moth Webs

Wednesday, 02 June 2010

We spotted these rather fascinating webs when leaving our local Wickes recently. The shrubs surrounding the car park were covered in them, creating a rather eerie look. Closer inspection revealed thousands…Read More

Decking laid on its edge can look fabulous

Top 10 for ’10

Sunday, 21 February 2010

As memories of the ice and snow we experienced in January melt away, our thoughts naturally switch to the spring and summer ahead and enjoying the outdoors again. So with…Read More

Home allotments

Jump On The Veg Wagon!

Sunday, 24 January 2010

These days its hard to escape from the media talking about one of two things – the credit crunch or green issues. Both affect us all so wouldn’t it be…Read More

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