Gardens can gain their focus in lots of ways, some from colour, some from mature planting and some from their formal planting . The art of topiary and Niwaki or Cloud Pruning is an ancient art originated in Japan and are quite literally works of art for the garden.
Topiary is the art of sculpting trees and plants into formal shapes; balls, cubes, pyramids, domes and the like, it can be achieved with lots of plants but buxus or yew is the most common but more unusual options like Beech & hornbeam are very popular. We always have a very good selection of topiary including some less formal options that Read More
The client was an American hospitality tech company that were moving into Ballast House. They wanted a garden for their employees to enjoy, looking over the city and along the quays in Dublin that was somewhere to hold meetings, an area to work from and also an area for them to enjoy with co-workers.
My weekly ramblings from the nursery, mostly sheltering under a tree from the rain but there has been a lot happening on the nursery behind the scenes.