How To Use Boulders: ‘The Viking Cruises Nordic Lifestyle Garden’ At RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

‘It can be difficult to keep a boulder arrangement looking natural – the arrangement won’t look right if they are just randomly placed. Look at the boulders carefully as you are choosing them – make sure they are going to be the right shape for the space they will be sitting in. It’s also essential to dig a depression into the ground for them to sink them into – that will make them look like they have been there for hundreds of years.’ - designer Stephen Hall

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This news posted on 28th Jun 2018

Supporting The BBC Countryfile 30th Anniversary Garden by Ann-Marie Powell at RHS Hampton Court 2018

It’s one of the most anticipated gardens planned for the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show this year with pools, will-o’-the-wisp sculptures and a vintage tractor. The much-loved BBC programme has teamed up with the RHS to create this exciting commemorative garden, paying tribute to the Countryfile’s success over the last 30 years. CED Stone Group are thrilled to be sponsoring the garden by donating our stone products.

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This news posted on 25th Jun 2018

Encouraging A Passion For Learning: Supporting Peter Donegan’s RHS Chelsea ‘SodShow’ Podcast Episode

We are thrilled to be supporting horticulturist Peter Donegan and his weekly gardening podcast show, ‘The SodShow’, by sponsoring a mini-series of RHS Chelsea episodes.

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This news posted on 19th Jun 2018

Lynn Hill Garden Design and CED Stone Group Win Best Show Garden at Gardening Scotland 2018

Known as Scotland’s national gardening and outdoor living show, Gardening Scotland 2018 is in full swing this weekend. A highlight for any garden-lover’s diary, it hosts the biggest plant fair in Scotland with hundreds of exhibitors, trade stands and ideas to take inspiration from. Over the last few weeks, the team from our CED Stone Landscape Scotland Depot in Castlecary have been working with the talented Lynn Hill of Lynn Hill Garden Design to create The Garden Retreat: A Place For Living.

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This news posted on 1st Jun 2018

CED Stone Commercial Division - Case Study, Natural History Museum

The scheme started boldly, with a complete reconfiguration of the main entrance with the aim being to make the main entrance to The Natural History Museum wheelchair accessible and upgrade the aesthetics of the outdoor area. The selection of natural stone to grace the entrance of such a magnificent building was a journey that started in London but led us to consult with stone experts from all over Europe.

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This news posted on 1st Jun 2018

‘Everyone is eager to offer advice and help!’ Ed Burnham at RHS Chelsea 2018

Taking on a RHS Chelsea Show Garden for the first time, contractor Ed Burnham of Burnham Landscaping found that collaboration with those in the know was the key. We caught up with Ed to see how he got on at the show, and find out what else he has in store over the next few months…

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This news posted on 29th May 2018

CED Supports The HTA ‘The Great Escape’ Garden At RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

The concept for ‘The Great Escape’ is to highlight some of the ways people of all ages can enjoy their outdoor spaces. CED were delighted to support our friends at the HTA by donating our Grey Sawn Sandstone paving to ‘The Great Escape’.

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This news posted on 27th May 2018

Treehouses, Greenhouses & Highland Cows – CED Supports RHS Chelsea Tradestands

This year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show is now in full swing, with some of the finest designers in the industry using our natural stone products in their gardens. Visitors are arriving in their thousands to see the amazing creations, with the world watching the BBC coverage from home every night this week. CED have been delighted to support some amazing gardens this year by donating materials to the likes of Tom Massey, Ishihara Kazuyuki and Kate Gould to name a few. But we’ve also been supporting… Continue reading ...

This news posted on 23rd May 2018

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Ishihara Kazuyuki and his O-Motenashi-No Niwa Garden

A few months ago, we welcomed Ishihara Kazuyuki’s team to our CED London East Depot in West Thurrock in order to discuss their Chelsea design and material requirements. During the visit we were lucky enough to find out some prertty cool facts about the garden…

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This news posted on 22nd May 2018

Supporting River Of Flower’s ‘Honeycomb Meadow Bee Garden’ at RHS Chelsea

Feed the bees to feed us! The Honeycomb Meadow Bee Garden by charity River Of Flowers will bring a meadow into the very heart of London at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

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This news posted on 18th May 2018

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