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Urban Pollinator Garden rehomed at Cransley Hospice

Urban Pollinator Garden rehomed at Cransley Hospice

Thrift Landscapes are delighted to announce the rehoming of The Urban Pollinator Garden from RHS Hampton Court Flower Show to Cransley Hospice, Kettering. The garden was officially opened in August 2019 and we hope it will bring peace and enjoyment to all those who...

Plant List: Urban Pollinator Garden at RHS Hampton Court

Plant List: Urban Pollinator Garden at RHS Hampton Court

Please find below the listed plants used within the garden and pond for the Urban Pollinator Garden at RHS Hampton Court in July 2019.       Plant List Achillea Terracotta’ Actaea simplex ‘Brunette’ Alchemilla erythropoda Alchemilla mollis Asplenium...

RHS Hampton Court Garden Festival 2019

RHS Hampton Court Garden Festival 2019

Thrift Landscapes are pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting The Urban Pollinator Garden at RHS Hampton Court in July 2019, sponsored by Warner's Gin and built by Conway Landscapes. The garden will be a magnet for bees and other insects, whilst providing a...

Pro Landscaper 30 Under 30

Pro Landscaper 30 Under 30

We are thrilled to announce that Caitlin has been named one of Pro Landscaper’s 30 Under 30 Next Generation 2018! Such a great achievement and a wonderfully supportive industry. We would like to thank Pro Landscaper, Green Tech and FutureScape for their support.

RIBA South Award 2018

RIBA South Award 2018

We are thrilled to announce that Pheasants House, designed by Williams Griffiths Architects, has won the RIBA South Award 2018 and has been named as a finalist in the prestigious RIBA House of the Year Awards 2018! We have contributed to the landscaping of this...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

Resilience Garden by Caitlin McLaughlin supporting Child Bereavement UK The garden is a metaphor for everyday life, and the resilience of the human spirit in overcoming life’s problems, in particular in dealing with bereavement. Everyday positive and negative...

RHS Tatton Park – Best Show Feature – July 2017

RHS Tatton Park – Best Show Feature – July 2017

Thrift Landscapes was brought on to design the planting for the Bridgewater: Canal, Coal and Craft which was designed and created by Tim Denton Ltd for Salford Council at RHS Tatton Park Flower Show in July 2017. The exhibit was part of their ongoing restoration of...

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show – July 2017

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show – July 2017

In July 2017 Thrift Landscapes designed the trade stand for Copella to exhibit their new Apple and Lavender blend of juice drink at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show. All construction was undertaken by Keyscapes Design and Construction Ltd. The raised wooden planters were...

Urban Garden Show

Urban Garden Show

The Urban Garden Show took place in July 2017 at the Royal Horticultural Society headquarters in Lindley Hall. The show is curated by Cityscapes, who invited Caitlin McLaughlin of Thrift Landscapes to co-create an installation with designers Jarman & Murphy....

Hiller’s Chelsea 2017

Hiller’s Chelsea 2017

Caitlin is pleased to announce that she will be assisting on the 72nd Hillier’s show garden at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017. It is an honour to be mentored by Sarah Eberle, lead designer on the project, from the design stage right through to build. Watch this space to...

Copella Garden At RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Copella Garden At RHS Malvern Spring Festival

We are delighted to be able to design, build and create Copella’s Garden at RHS Malvern Spring Festival, May 2017.  Copella are titled sponsors for The Food and Drink Pavilion at the show and will be using the relaxing space to launch their latest blend; Apple &...

Winner RHS Young Designer Of The Year 2016!

Winner RHS Young Designer Of The Year 2016!

Caitlin McLaughlin of Thrift Landscapes has won a Gold Medal and the title of Young Designer of the Year 2016 for her show garden ‘Nature & Nurture’. Coverage of RHS Tatton show garden can be found on BBC iplayer...

RHS Tatton Plant List

RHS Tatton Plant List

The complete plant list for show garden Nature & Nurture…. Acer campestre Achillea millefolium Achillea ptarmica ‘The Pearl’ Achillea ‘Salmon Beauty’ Alchemilla erythropoda ‘Alma’ Alchemilla mollis Asplenium scolopendrium ‘Angustifolia’ Athyrium filix-femina...

RHS TATTON IS COMING!

RHS TATTON IS COMING!

Less than 3 weeks until we make our RHS Young Designer Show Garden ‘Nature & Nurture’ a reality! The garden represents an urban nature reserve, creating a calm space for people to relax in the city, and combining nature conservation with human health and...

Sitting Down With House and Garden Magazine

Sitting Down With House and Garden Magazine

I was flatteringly asked by House & Garden Magazine for a chat about design influences, show gardens, and all things garden related as part of their Young Gardeners Series. See an exerpt below or check out the full interview...

Shrigley Hall Hotel

Shrigley Hall Hotel

Our latest project involves redesigning the front landscaping of Shrigley Hall Hotel in Cheshire. Keeping with a formal theme befitting the Grade II listed building we have created Yew hedge borders and topiary domes to create interest.

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