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welcome to the ecospot - we are still here with posts below but making a few changes (which is happening LIVE), so please bear with us. cheers all.
espalier apples alliums and box 1
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wednesday walls – a cor-ten steel fence…

Tweet Ok. We are bending the rules just a touch today with this fantastic image. Not strictly a wall, today’s post is all about a fence. Constructed from cor-ten steel, the fence has a beautiful rusted appearance and allows it to blend rather beautifully with its location whilst still being a modern take on a […]

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Aug 0
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weekend colour inspiration – purple and greens…

Tweet We quite often bang on about how you can find inspiration anywhere, and if you can’t, look again (which is also the title of one of our favourite books by Paul Smith). Well, for our weekend colour inspiration this week we have a photo that we took whilst in the rather magnificent Arundel Castle […]

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SPOTTED – structures in Arundel Castle Gardens…

Tweet Last week we had a very rare day off to visit Arundel Castle for the medieval tournament (which was fantastic) but as well as watching the most magnificent jousting and sword fighting, we also had a very lovely tour of the gardens. We have already spoken about the inspired allium and lavender planting combination […]

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hookie
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SPOTTED – the Hookie Planter…

Tweet We do love a bit of internal planting here on the Ecospot, especially when it is hanging planting. Plants really can make the space come alive, plus it can help to soften an otherwise hard interior design scheme, especially if you are going down the industrial styled route, as we often are. Add in […]

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Jun 0
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SPOTTED – a few lovely public landscaping details in Berlin…

Tweet Ok – we are still talking about our recent trip to Berlin, but hey – there was loads of great stuff to report about. Rest assured, we will be finishing our Berlin series this week… But, before we do, we are dedicating today’s post to a few fantastic little bits of public landscaping that […]

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Jun 0
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weekend colour inspiration – landscape details…

Tweet Today, as it is of course, the week of the Chelsea Flower Show, we are looking at a nice landscape detail we spotted on Pinterest… We are big fans of creating lines in the landscapes that we design, both in the detailing and the layout, so we thought that this particular piece of detailing […]

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