Tag Archives: Formal pond

Building a formal pond in Pangbourne Berkshire

Here’s the full construction pictures in a video of the formal pond we designed and built in Pangbourne Berkshire as shown in our galleries . We removed the original ornamental pond and reworked the area to create a water garden with a … more…

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Pete Sims Garden Design new video advertisement

Check out our new short video giving a brief overview of some of our previous garden projects http://youtu.be/03Hi-l1LCJQ  

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Pete Sims Garden Design projects are published !!

We are very proud to be apart of the book ‘Sunken Landscape Design’ published in English and Chinese. Two of our water gardens feature alongside some amazing work by prestigious designers over 2 categories, 6 pages in each.

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formal pond one year on – Pete Sims Garden Design

We popped back to complete the annual maintenance on this Victorian pond renovation from last year. The planting is establishing nicely and its looking lovely – just a shame the fountain wasn’t on for the photo

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Construction of a formal pond water garden with sunken patio

You may have seen photos of this formal water garden in our gallery but you may be interested to see the before and construction photos. This garden was a recreation of our Hampton Court exhibit in 2009 – The World … more…

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Frog news….

The majority of male frogs will hibernate in the garden pond in winter and lie dormant near the bottom. They still need oxygen to survive so if you have a pond please check it during freezing weather and thaw part … more…

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Sunken Landscape Design Book

We’ve just been contacted by Tianjin Ifeng Space Media Co., Ltd who are publishing a book about –Sunken Landscape Design . They are quote ;  ‘gathering gorgeous works from excellent designers and design studios all over the world. We have … more…

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Victorian Pond design client sends a lovely testimonial

Obviously we always strive to do professional and quality work here at Pete Sims Garden Design and leave our clients satisfied and happy. However its always nice when a client takes the time to put into words how they feel … more…

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Henley garden design and build – 4 years on…

Popped over to maintain the irrigation at a project Pete Sims Garden Design completed about 4 years ago. The planting is looking stunning :  

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Victorian pond progress

Well finally the rain has stopped and the slate within the Victorian pond we have been renovating has cured. So this week we have returned to complete the reed beds, plant them, fill the pond and install the fountain. Watch … more…

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