Garden design: Laying out your garden
Whether you're working with unusual spaces, limited budgets or want a garden that reflects your eco values, there's a template to suit your needs - so there really is no excuse for avoiding the garden any longer. Take a look at these garden design ideas, created by garden designer Charlie Dimmock, for advice on laying out your space. These templates are courtesy of Ronseal.
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Updated September 2012
Easy garden design layout
This layout is ideal busy professional who want to spend more time enjoying their garden than working on it. Charlie Dimmock, who designed this garden says, “This garden has been designed with low maintenance in mind. The key is using hard surfaces such as decking and paving instead of grass, so you don’t have to worry about weeds. Evergreen shrubs are the perfect plants for the easy garden as they require very little attention.” DOWNLOAD THE GARDEN DESIGN PDF