How to design a garden | Outdoor & Garden

Suss out the soil

Good soil is crucial for a healthy, beautiful garden. There are many different types – chalk, clay, sand, peat and loam – with loam the best of all. Knowing which type of soil you have will help you decide which plants you can grow, as well as how well they’ll grow once planted. It can also be important for landscaping projects, as some are harder to work with than others.

We also recommend testing your soil to find out its pH (the acidity). Some plants prefer ericaceous soil (acidic) while others like lime (alkaline) soil. And

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A real sense of history and style with Tyrone home

This detached home with garage is set upon an elevated site and enjoys panoramic views of the countryside.

xtending to approximately 3,600 sq ft, Oakgrove House has been constructed using the finest materials including natural slate, granite and bison flooring.

Taking inspiration from the Georgian era, there’s an array of features that include high ceilings, sliding sash windows and deep moulded skirtings and architraves to give it that period feel throughout.

As soon as you step inside the entrance hall, we defy your eye not to be drawn to the staircase with platform turn, which leads to a gallery style

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