Maggie’s Centre, Edinburgh

Through the Autumn and Winter of 2018/2019 we carried out some soft landscaping work at Maggies Edinburgh as part of an extension to the Centre including clearance, earthworks, soil improvement and planting.  The garden had been designed by Maggies supporter Emma Keswick with most plants...

Large pool with sculpture

Edinburgh Garden

This garden was built through the winter and spring of 2020 and designed by Ruth Gebbie for our clients in the Grange area of Edinburgh. The original brief was for a garden that included a moving water feature with a sculptural element, lighting, terracing and planting,...

Merchiston Garden

This Edinburgh garden is one of two 2016 BALI award-winning gardens and was built as part of the complete refurbishment of a Georgian property....

Scorched oak bench, Urbis lily bowl, Edinburgh Eton Terrace garden, built by Water Gems, designed by Carolyn Grohmann, BALI award winning 2014

Eton Terrace

A low maintenance garden where vegetables as well as flowers and shrubs could be grown, this garden has been featured in several press articles and publications, most notably The English Garden in May 2016....

Henderson Row front garden, black slate slabs, basalt setts, gravel garden, built by Water Gems, designed by Carolyn Grohmann

Henderson Row Garden

The owner of this front garden in Edinburgh's Henderson Row had reached the end of her tether with her overgrown, high maintenance front garden. She asked garden designer, Carolyn Grohmann, to come up with ways of simplifying the garden, reducing the maintenance, but still allowing...

Culross garden built by Water Gems, designed by Carolyn Grohmann

Culross

With stunning views over the medieval village of Culross to the Firth of Forth and the bridges beyond, this award-winning garden has a very special location indeed....

Swimming ponds, Garden in Inverleith, Edinburgh by Water Gems

Inverleith Garden

This Edinburgh garden is the one passers-by can see from the Water of Leith Walkway and as a result it is very well known among Edinburgh dog walkers and residents. It is also the garden which won us the coveted Grand Award at the 2009...

Great Stuart Street Edinburgh, BALI award-winning garden, built by Water Gems, designed by Carolyn Grohmann

Great Stuart Street

Edinburgh New Town gardens are often a challenge. They can be tricky shapes, shady as a result of the high buildings around them and access from the street is frequently via a rabbit warren of passageways or through the property itself. ...