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An insight to the daily life of a garden design and landscaping build up on a rear garden located in Cullompton, Exeter, Devon.

My name is Kerry Jackson, proprietor, principle garden designer and fully fledged hands on landscaper of Jackson's Landscap

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Marshalls SW Regional award winner 2012

I am extremely humble that my garden design and landscaping practice,  Jackson's Landscape Design, Newton Abbot, Devon are awarded the Marshalls South west regional award winner 2012, for the most creative use o

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THIS PROJECT IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW DAYS 6 - 10 IMAGES.

 

 Day 11

Gazebo and tools moved from sub base area so the intricate paving detail can be sprayed on the ground, all measurements and diameters are noted and loaded into CAD soft

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THIS PROJECT IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW BEFORE, DESIGN AND DAY 1 - 5 IMAGES.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW FURTHER PROGRESS 

 

Day 6

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Saturday 01/12/12. Job and knock....move 16 tons of sub base from front drive way to rear garden, rake and level at 1

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  • Indian Sandstone Paving has been laid at our garden build in Sevenoaks Kent and the garden is shaping up nicely.
  • Putting together a low maintenance planting plan for our Hackney client. 
  • National chain, Dobbies Garden Centres, are interested in selling
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Creon mackay and Rich Hughes joined Landscape Juice Network
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Peter sellers replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Feedback on Eliet Maestro Country Shredder/Chipper
"We bought two Eliet Majors some time ago and they are ok for woody prunings such as conifer etc but anything soft and sappy will block them, when we bought ours they had the option of an additional coarse screen which has large square holes rather t…"
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From groundsman to greenkeeper, contractor to sales advisor – the experienced Allan Wright has turned his hand to most jobs in the turf and amenity industry.“In all of the positions that I’ve had in my career, I’ve always looked at the next step as…
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Gaz replied to Gaz's discussion Dying shrub
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Gaz replied to Gaz's discussion Dying shrub
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Gaz posted a discussion
I wonder if anyone has come across this or any advice. One of my customers has what I think is a Japanese spindle.it has been doing very well but since my last visit 2 weeks ago half of it appears to have died (see photos) some of the bottom of the…
9 hours ago
Colin Hunt replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Feedback on Eliet Maestro Country Shredder/Chipper
"I have an Eliet Major and TBH has been my most disapointing buy. The problem was at the time of purchase, the entry level small chipper was £4k, the Eliet was around £1.8, so I thought it would do a job. Biggest problems, it will only draw in woody…"
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John F replied to Trevor Stephens's discussion Our own Gardens....
"Thinking ahead i grassed it over years ago for easy low maintenance but plants can be a bit like sweets and irresistable so borders have crept back creating work . 
The garden hedge i decided to shape like an elephant but currently its looking like…"
13 hours ago
David Benson replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Feedback on Eliet Maestro Country Shredder/Chipper
"cannot recall which moddel it was but looks simular to the country, had use of one in a large garden i did a few years ago 
it was a pain to get into the garden as it was top heavey it used to bung up with soft green waste tried saving woody stuff t…"
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Mark Fraser and ANDREA BOZZI joined Landscape Juice Network
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David Benson replied to Trevor Stephens's discussion Our own Gardens....
"grass always cut as and when keep the front garden tyder than the back just incace a client came to the door but my garden is a spring garden so at the moment it looks bad "
20 hours ago
David Benson replied to GaryRK's discussion Best industry T / Polo shirt
"i find t shirts too warm thin cotton shirts for me long lightweight trousers and boots"
20 hours ago
Andrew Midgley replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Eliet E401 scarifier
"Thank s Mark for your responses. I am getting my faithful Allen Turf Doctor repaired with new bearings as they were shot and probably keep it for larger lawns and for tougher jobs. I am thinking the Eliet will be more than good enough for my needs."
20 hours ago
Andrew Coates replied to Andrew Coates's discussion How do you tackle this one folks
"Thanks Graham and Sean for your advice"
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GaryRK replied to GaryRK's discussion Best industry T / Polo shirt
"A another one via Allen Mowers : "
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Sean Clarke replied to Andrew Coates's discussion How do you tackle this one folks
"Suckers will always appear from cherry tree roots, especially after they're felled. Keep mowing them, or treat them with some selective herbicide. The root may need excavating if this doesn't work."
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Dying shrub

I wonder if anyone has come across this or any advice. One of my customers has what I think is a Japanese spindle.it has been doing very well but since my last visit 2 weeks ago half of it appears to have died (see photos) some of the bottom of the…

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