What to do/best plants-January

What to do in the Garden now? If you don’t fancy being outside and digging that heavy soil (which is actually a good idea in … Continue reading What to do/best plants-January »

2015 – Garden design expert required

Design a space, a contemporary interior design company, were having a ‘Midsummer event’ to celebrate a successful year in their Amersham showroom. Rhoda was asked … Continue reading 2015 – Garden design expert required »

2014-2016 – Perennial meadow: Seed vs Turf

Rhoda Maw offers professional planting advice, often gained from personal experience. Like here, where I had previously really enjoyed my meadow of all Annual seeds, … Continue reading 2014-2016 – Perennial meadow: Seed vs Turf »

2014 – Chelsea Flower Show

Rhoda offers garden design help to anyone who asks. This year she worked at Chelsea again on Hugo Bugg’s Gold-medal-winning, Main Avenue garden; one of … Continue reading 2014 – Chelsea Flower Show »

2014 – Annual seed meadow

Meadows in gardens are definitely popular at the moment. Garden designers are using them in their Chelsea and Hampton Court show gardens and even local … Continue reading 2014 – Annual seed meadow »

2014 – Writing for a local magazine

Rhoda started writing for ‘The Link’ – a local magazine distributed in the borough of Hillingdon. She’s writing a monthly column with hints and tips … Continue reading 2014 – Writing for a local magazine »

2013 – Rhoda Maw Garden Design – New Identity

Award-winning creative design company Kimpton Creative designed a new ‘fresh’ identity for Rhoda Maw Garden Design. They used the rm of Rhoda’s initials to create … Continue reading 2013 – Rhoda Maw Garden Design – New Identity »

2012- Wings of hope – Speed mentoring

Rhoda was asked to give her professional advice and be a mentor at a Speed mentoring day for the Wings of Hope Charity. The whole … Continue reading 2012- Wings of hope – Speed mentoring »

2011-12 – Care Home Garden Wimbledon

While studying at college, Rhoda won a competition to design a Sensory garden for Rosemary Lodge, a residential care home in Wimbledon. Everyone was asked … Continue reading 2011-12 – Care Home Garden Wimbledon »

2010 – Landmark Trust Competition

The Landmark Trust wanted to create a new knot garden for their 13th century Warwickshire castle Astley. This was to complement the castle, reflect upon … Continue reading 2010 – Landmark Trust Competition »

2010 – Chelsea Flower Show

In 2010 Rhoda worked at Chelsea Flower show helping Gold medal winners Mark Gregory and Jo Thompson plant their gardens. This even reached the press … Continue reading 2010 – Chelsea Flower Show »

2010-SGD Competition

Rhoda won a competition run by the Society of Garden Designers for ‘Research for a Design Outcome’. This was for a photograph of a dry-stone … Continue reading 2010-SGD Competition »