Richmond House, Clare, Suffolk ............ Romantic walled garden with emphasis on scented plants. Pleached-tree-framed steps lead to formal ‘new perennial’ parterre; Med. terrace by swimming pool; informal garden area with species roses, peonies and spring bulbs; mini meadow; vegetable/cutting garden, chickens, trained fruit trees, greenhouse; tulips; dahlias; hellebore/fern path. Over 40 small-flowered clematis and 50 roses. Garden open to public in May under National Gardens Sc
This is the kind of look we want for the back garden, with curved borders and lawn. Paving from shed to patio door for access, and a narrow path past shed to top of garden, to the gate in the chicken fence.