Woodland Gardens


A woodland garden should be a peaceful, sheltered place based on a natural grouping of trees, with perhaps an appropriate underplanting of shrubs, herbaceous plants and bulbs. It should have a largely-open canopy, with sunlight penetrating between trees.

In this section, we take a look at the general principles of a woodland garden, as well as practical advice on creating your own.

Style Principles
The key factors in creating a woodland garden ...
Creating a Woodland Garden
Handy hints on making a wooded garden area ...