if you are creating a garden from scratch or re-designing an existing one this series will help you. It contains useful tips on the intricacies of garden design. It’s not rocket-science – all you need is heaps of enthusiasm and patience.

It’s a good idea to read as many gardening books and magazines as you can, to familiarise yourself with plants that you may have heard of. And, don’t forget to visit gardens and flower shows for ideas.