Soft Landscaping - Northamptonshire | Bedfordshire | Leicestershire

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Working With The Living & Organic Parts Of The Garden

Topsoil, Turf, Plants, Wildflowers, Shrubs, Trees, Hedging and more

Soft landscaping generally refers to planted areas of a garden. We want all the gardens we build to flourish and mature steadily over time, so we take a careful approach to planting. We source and supply only the best plants from reputable nurseries around the country and ensure that the ground is throughly prepared to give the plants the best possible start. We take care when setting out planting schemes to ensure correct plant positioning, we make sure everthing is well planted, staked, pruned and trained.

Our soft landscaping service includes:

Soil Work
Digging over ground by machine and hand, improving topsoil, applying plant feeds, earth moving and grading, earth sculptures and landforms, stripping topsoil, separating soils, improving soil structure and drainage.


Preparing the ground for seeding and turfing, supplying and laying turf, seeding and sward establishment.

Wild Flower Meadows

Supply of wild flower turf and seed mixes, laying wildflower turf, establishing wild flower meadows from seed.


Preparation of borders and planted areas, setting out planting schemes to plan, plant sourcing and supply, planting out, pruning and training newly plants.

Trees & Hedges

Sourcing and supply of trees, supply of container grown, wire root ball and bare root trees and hedging stock, excavation of tree pits, tree planting, tree staking, tree guying and anchoring, tree irrigation, planting trenches, planting of native and formal hedging.

Mature Plants & Specimens

Sourcing and supply of large trees and plants, moving large and heavy specimens into site, planting large specimen trees and plants.


Bark chip supply, spreading decorative bark chip mulchs, compost top dressing, applying gravel and chipping mulchs.


Quick Links - Garden Design
Our creative garden design team can transform your garden. Whatever your requirements or style - we can produce a design to suit. From a contemporary family garden to a minimalist couryard, a formal front garden to a traditional cottage garden. We can design the following types of garden; small gardens, water gardens and features, tradional gardens, formal gardens and topiary, modern gardens, wildlife and eco friendly gardens, family and children friendly gardens, courtyards, large estate gardens, sloping and steep gardens and urban gardens to name but a few.

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We design gardens across Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire & Leicestershire. From our yard in Kettering we landscape gardens in Kettering, Burton Latimer, Mawsley, Brigstock, Geddington, Rothwell, Wellingborough, Market Harborough, Thrapston, Oundle, Kimbolton, Stamford, Uppingham, Great Easton, Rockingham, Medbourne, Cottingham, Hallaton, Great Bowden, Naseby, Islip, Brixworth, Pitsford, Spratton, Chapel Brampton, Walgrave, Northampton, Finedon, Irthlingborough, Rushden, Grendon and Gretton. We can project manage and build the most complicated of gardens including all aspects of ground works and earth sculpting, paving, patios, paths, steps, block paving, gravel driveways, natural stone paving, brick walls, stone walls, dry stone walling, border, tree and hedge planting, fencing, water features, garden lighting, pergolas, decking and more. We also specialise in supplying and laying Stonemarket paving and driveway products and offer technical advice and guidance on installing all Stonemarket paving ranges including vintage stone, trustone, cromwell, truslate, quartos, arctic granite, nordus, dorian, equinox, cordara, avant-garde and much more.

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