Karl Jones, Northampton, UK: An urban oasis

Karl Jones is a chartered surveyor who lives in Northamptonshire. He has created an Edwardian townhouse garden, which is 5m x 10m. One side of the garden is sunny, whilst the other is shady, so this gives a lot of scope with the planting. The garden has actually risen (not quite miraculously) from a rubble grave…

Jonny Stark, Cornwall, UK: A garden that isn’t afraid of slugs!

Jonny Stark lives in a small village by the sea, on the south coast of Cornwall.  He is the manager of an extensive herbaceous perennial collection at Bodmin Nursery. He gardens on a 3/4 acre site which is predominantly south facing, however there is plenty of shade under some old trees and behind buildings.  He is about 200ft from…

Kimberly Young, Winfield, Kansas, USA: Instagram heaven!

Kimberly Young lives in Winfield, Kansas. She has been a registered nurse for 28 years, and has a BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing). Twenty of her twenty-eight years have been spent as an operating room nurse. She currently works full-time and has 3 grown children. She has 4 small, stone-raised gardens and 2 medium/large ground-level gardens. The front yard…