The slug population has exploded this year, along with other pests in the garden. This has been mainly due to the hot and dry, then wet and humid weather. But also, with the warm winter we had last year, many of these gastropods didn’t hibernate and continued to munch on plants and breed throughout the … Read moreSlug & snail explosion: How to protect your garden from slugs and snails?
Can you plant shrubs and flowers under trees? Yes, you can plant shrubs and flowers under trees, but there are a few caveats and considerations to make. First of all, planting under trees is probably the hardest place to grow plants in your garden. Not only do trees leave no root space, but their leaves … Read moreCan you plant shrubs and flowers under trees?
Top tips for growing plants around trees Planting around trees can be tricky in a garden. There are many considerations to make, such as the age of the tree, the type and its aspect in your garden. We have a few tips that will help your green friends survive under and around thirsty trees: … Read moreTop tips for growing plants around trees
How to dress your garden when selling your house Selling your house can be a stressful time, especially in a slow market. But, there’s lots of tricks and tips you can use to get your garden looking great for prospective buyers. Our Director, Angelique Robb, shares her tips on this in our latest blog, where … Read moreHow to dress your garden when selling your house
Ballater garden recognised at national APL Awards in London A garden in Ballater, designed by Papillon, has been recognised in this year’s APL (Association of Professional Landscapers) Awards, in the category Overall Design & Build. Garden Designer, Angelique Robb of Papillon Designs & Landscaping, was awarded a Bronze prize for her work on the garden, … Read moreBallater garden recognised at national APL Awards in London
Milltimber garden project offers homeowners a low maintenance, modern space to relax Aim: To create a contemporary garden space that will make for easier living with low maintenance, whilst providing a space that looks good and can be enjoyed. Desires: – More parking – Easy maintenance – Nicer path leading to the back garden – … Read moreMilltimber garden project offers homeowners a low maintenance, modern space to relax
What will 2019 hold for your garden? Is it time to write a Garden Plan? It’s that time of year when people start thinking forward and putting in place New Years’ resolutions. When it comes to your garden, a garden plan can be a great tool to help you think ahead and given that its … Read moreWhat will 2019 hold for your garden? Is it time to write a Garden Plan?
New town garden offers low maintenance with a contemporary look Papillon has recently completed a town garden design & construction project in Garthdee, Aberdeen. The design was built to fit with the lifestyle of the owner, giving them a garden to relax in, without the burden of a high maintenance space. The steeply sloped garden … Read moreNew town garden offers low maintenance with a contemporary look
5 Great ideas for outdoor garden rooms The addition of an outdoor living space within a garden can bring many benefits for home owners. Probably the most obvious benefit is that they provide a welcome shelter from the elements. Whether seeking shade on sunny days or shelter come rain, sleet or snow, they offer a … Read more5 Great ideas for outdoor garden rooms
Look out for our latest Biossun promotional video that is currently being show on STV. Don’t worry if you missed it, you can view it below! The Biossun offers flexibility for outdoor living. It comes with an innovative patio cover design that includes adjustable louvres, electronic blinds, glass panels and LED lighting. The future of … Read moreBiossun patio covers – as seen on TV