town garden

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Waterhouse Lane in August

Summer flowers and tropical plants fill a small town garden, amongst salvage finds and recycled junk

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April Flowers & Showers at Thornhill

With hidden spaces to chance upon, this long town garden cannot fail to surprise and delight in spring

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St Ronans Road in August

Two tiny neighbouring town gardens are designed as outdoor living spaces to be enjoyed all summer long

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A Family Town Garden in May

A clever garden layout makes the most of an unusual fan-shaped plot and is enjoyed all year round

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St Mary’s Walk in Autumn

A small town family garden, terraced on three different levels, with borrowed views of distant trees

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Sibella Road in April

An inspirational tiny town garden laced with spring bulbs planted in containers, beds and borders

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Field House Garden in May

A walled town garden where a long rectangular pool reflects flowers from late spring into summer

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Belle Vue in May

A winding, decked path between packed borders makes a long narrow summer plot appear wider

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Gosselin Road in September

Lawn-free suburban garden with autumn borders relaxing onto winding gravel path punctuated by topiary and pots

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Rollscourt in May

Summer contemporary town garden of terrace, lawn, mini woodlandand kitchen plot, linked by a curving path

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Pitt Crescent in May

Long, narrow town garden in early summer, a shady, private, secret space with terraces, borders and mystery door

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Chiswick Garden in May

Small, informal town garden with gazebo of spring wisteria, summer flower beds, pool, bridge, lawns and terrace

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Lincoln Road Garden in May

Town garden in May when collections of hostas and maples fill pots or salvage containers on a patio, pergola, deck

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Killieser in Spring

By April, this small London garden of borders, pots, woodland and parterre is full of tulips and spring flowers

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Muswell Hill Garden

Small town garden with early summer pots, terrace, lawn and herbaceous borders of cottage garden style planting