This long curving path in gold granite cobble, is repeated in the planting, as bands of colour on the same pathway.
Cobbles (Edging – Natural Stone)
Using Cobbles to give an edge to a border, lawn, or paved area, really defines the shape of your design, and can also have the function of separating different materials. e.g the gravel from the beds, or lawn.
The choice to use a natural stone is usually aesthetic but influenced by economics too.
This pergola bench bed, is the centre piece of this contemporary garden. The raised bed was a single pour concrete shuttered job, with the steel supports for the floating bench set during the pour. The seat is of larch timber, as is the pergola. The paving is Saigon blue limestone with silver granite cobbles as […]
This project was designed on paper with the clients, and uses perfect arcs for each area in the garden. This use of strong geometric shape keeps the viewer’s eye on the floor of the space and leads them to the specimen plants of Tree fern and Japanese maple.
Contrasting colours of the grey limestone paving and the richly coloured hardwood screen are highlights in this garden.