Public Spaces

ALDGATE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT BROWN ROOF

Emma was commissioned to advise on the Planning, implementation and maintenance of the landscaping for a new mixed-use 11 storey development beside The City and a short walk from the Tower of London. The biodiverse brown roof was seeded in 2018 above Rockwell East, the contemporary design-led aparthotel of 57 serviced apartments.  As well as

WHITECHAPEL LUXURY OFFICES LANDSCAPING

Emma has been commissioned to advise on the design, implementation and maintenance of the landscaping for a contemporary office development of 8,200 square feet over 3 floors in the heart of the vibrant E1 district. The offices are due to open shortly with a sunny decked palm terrace, light-filled lower terrace with bamboos and planted

HOTEL APARTMENTS PALM COURT

As part of a large multi-use development in Whitechapel London, Emma has styled the reception and restaurant of this new aparthotel as a palm court. Lush foliage and planters in golden tones complement the retro feel of the brass and burnished reds of the interiors designed by Waldo Works. The play of light and shadow

CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS GARDEN LONDON

Emma was commissioned to redesign the atrium courtyard for a multi-national headquarters in Westminster. Working in conjunction with MCM Architecture who renovated the offices, Emma’s design is the focal point at the entrance and forms the heart of the building. The bold contemporary design features a giant organic shaped corten steel planter which was custom made near Glasgow.  These tones are

BLOOMSBURY COURTYARD SERVICED APARTMENTS

As part of the renovation of this listed building, we created a courtyard garden for the guests of these boutique serviced apartments to enjoy all year. Enclosed on two sides by tall properties including a modern architect-designed home, Emma proposed to create a colourful contemporary courtyard.  Large containers in various geometric forms and shades are

SCHOOL GARDENS HAMMERSMITH + EALING

For St Vincent’s Primary School, we worked with staff, governors and Ealing LEA Health & Safety Officer, Planning Enforcement Officer and Park Ranger to enable over 800 square metres of recently acquired land to be designated a wildlife conservation area. James Lee Nursery School’s wildlife garden features a living willow tunnel and hedges, a woven

NEW COMMUNAL GARDEN BROOK GREEN

Emma was commissioned to create this new communal garden in Brook Green, one of Hammersmith’s most prestigious squares. The residents purchased part of the large garden which previously belonged to the HQ of an international NGO. Emma prepared the masterplan allowing the garden to be used by children, adults and dogs for play and relaxation.  She

RESTAURANT GARDEN THE CITY

Restaurant garden The City In collaboration with the design practice Waldo Works, we were responsible for the garden and planting of this new restaurant in The City. Located in the prestigious Devonshire Square development, we worked in conjunction with the architect and contractors during construction. The planting is tough evergreen hedging and specimens tolerant of

SCONE PALACE HISTORIC GARDEN

Ongoing project Emma was commissioned to advise on the historic gardens of Scone Palace, the crowning place of Scotland’s kings and one of Scotland’s most popular visitor attractions. Emma prepared a masterplan for the grounds surrounding the Palace, design plans for the private entrance, and planting plans for borders comprising over 600 plants. www.scone-palace.co.uk Scone Palace historic garden

PUBLIC PARK CHISWICK

We work with London businesses, local authorities and communities to improve the outdoor spaces of offices, restaurants, parks, schools and housing estates. Our proposal for the restoration of the walled garden in Ravenscourt Park was implemented by the local council and volunteers. Annual bedding and a hazardous pond were replaced with a sundial set amongst

HOTEL PLANTING KENSINGTON

Emma is responsible for planting and floristry at The Rockwell Hotel in Kensington. The eye catching seasonal planting delights the guests and attracts the attention of passing traffic on the Cromwell Road. The scheme is changed regularly to look good all year and thrive in the tough north facing aspect. Outsized planters with evergreen standard Hollies at the facade and Arbutus