Monthly archives: June, 2017


Raised beds add interest, provide seating and protect plants from kids on bikes or with footballs. The white render increases light levels and gives great shadows in sunlight or when plants are uplit. Cedar slats provide privacy without complete enclosure and can screen boundaries to avoid negotiating replacements with neighbours. Box topiary softened with perennials

Box scale insect treatment

Box topiary and hedging (Buxus) is particularly susceptible to scale insects which cling to the stems and weaken the plant by sucking the sap. Having lived and professionally practised horticulture in London and the Home Counties for over 10 years, Emma is able to successfully treat and prevent Box scale insect and other Box pests and