the twig garden design journal

for the love of gardens

All the current writing and news from twig garden design.

We write and talk about garden design, plants, planting design, gardens, our studio practice, and more.


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  • 30/03/13
    the twiglet: revealing desire paths

    A fun and bite size nugget of plant knowledge from deep inside the brain of twig.

    Today, snow, Scandinavian landscape architects and lines of desire.

  • 29/03/13
    contemporary Edinburgh garden design

    We had a lot of fun creating this contemporary garden in Edinburgh last year.

    Our clients had completed a large extension to the back of their home and commissioned us to design a garden in keeping with its modern style.

  • 14/03/13
    small Edinburgh garden design

    A video of the design of a small garden design project in Edinburgh featuring curved steps leading through planted beds from a small patio ot an upper deck.

  • 12/03/13
    Scottish wildlife garden

    A wonderful opportunity to design a wildlife garden in Scotland.

  • 01/03/13
    round up! - March 2013

    Twig Garden Design's monthly round up of the best garden writing and plant writing on the internet.

    This month, woodland colour, umbellifers and Botanical CSI.

  • 31/01/13
    round up! February 2013

    Twig Garden Design's monthly round up of the best garden writing and plant writing on the internet.

    This month, gnomes, Chelsea, Hellebores and flower power.

  • 01/01/13
    round up! January 2013

    Twig Garden Design's monthly round up of the best garden writing and plant writing on the internet.

    This month, trends, wanderlust and garden sheds of the famous.

  • 21/11/12
    Central Scotland garden design

    Here are a few concept images of a design we are currently creating for a large garden near Glasgow.

    Our clients have bought a new piece of land at the back of their house and have commissioned us to transform their garden into a comtemporary space for all the family to enjoy.

  • 29/10/12
    An Edinburgh cottage garden design

    We recently visited this Twig Garden Design project from 2011, an Edinburgh cottage garden design.

    We were very pleased to see it flourishing, although given the enthusiasm of our clients for gardening we shouldn't have been at all surprised!

  • 01/09/12
    round up! - August 2012

    Twig Garden Design's monthly round up of the best garden writing and plant writing on the internet.

    This month, Alliums, Olympics, Battersea and the garden police.

  • 27/08/12
    the twiglet: a colourful tale of tulips

    A fun and bite size nugget of plant knowledge from deep inside the brain of twig.

    Today the tricksy art of how not to raise patterned tulips.

  • 24/08/12
    small garden design Edinburgh

    Construction began on this small garden design project in Edinburgh this week.

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