November 1, 2015

Super Garden s03e06

RTÉ Ireland 2011

The gardens are completed. The judges have met all five designers in their gardens. The pressure is now firmly on the shoulders of the three judges: Tim Austen, professional garden designer & Bloom Gold Medal Winner, Paddy Gleeson, horticultural expert and the head judge, Gary Graham, Project Manager of Bloom. Having seen […]

October 25, 2015

Super Garden s03e05

RTÉ Ireland 2011

Ken’s unique design centres on a shipping container – not something you would typically find in a garden! His design will use the container as an outdoor room to create the sociable atmosphere that Fiona and Sonya are looking for, and his garden will also feature other reclaimed or recycled materials. Will […]

October 19, 2015

Super Garden s03e04

RTÉ Ireland 2011

To realise the couple’s dream garden, Mary’s garden marries woodland planting with curved lines and colour. The garden will feature a central circular lawn, a paved patio area, an artist’s studio and a unique “bubble wall”. The design will give the garden an encompassing, peaceful feeling which is sure to inspire Kate’s […]

October 15, 2015

Super Garden s03e03

RTÉ Ireland 2011

Designer Paul Gallaher believes the client is king, and his number one priority in designing a garden for Rachel, Gary and Layla is to incorporate as many of their desired features as possible. This will mean including a lawn for Layla, an outdoor eating and entertaining space, as well as a sense […]

October 9, 2015

Super Garden s03e02

RTÉ Ireland 2011

When designing for this garden, Pádraigín has incorporated elements which will draw on the skills and talents of craftspeople she knows. Her garden will include ancient traditions such as thatching and stone carving, as well as willow weaving. Pádraigín will also have help in the form of Transition Year students from the […]

October 4, 2015

Super Garden s03e01

RTÉ Ireland 2011

Super Garden features five up and coming garden designers who are competing to showcase their garden design talent at Dublin’s 2011 Bloom Festival.

Each garden designer works on a garden and to the homeowner’s brief. Mindful of their budget, the designer must design a garden with the homeowners in mind […]