Garden Personalities

Piet Oudolf

By Ford / November 27, 2020

Piet Oudolf is a Dutch garden designer and nurseryman of note. He is best known for inspiring the ‘New Perennial Movement’ in landscaping with the use of sustainable drifts of herbaceous perennial plants complemented by swathes of grasses to provide background movement and texture. Oudolf was born in Haarlem, Netherlands in 1944. In the 1980s […]

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Edwin Lutyens

By Ford / October 31, 2020

Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869-1944), known as Ned, was a famous English architect of his time, known for designing and updating many of the grand English historic homes and buildings which currently survive today. He was also responsible for designing many public building and war memorials across the globe. Considered by many to be the greatest […]

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