– to help applicants, an idea of what the judges are looking for in your garden.
Overall Design - use of colour, appropriate plants for situation, quality of
plants, upkeep, wow factor
Bird/insect boxes, log piles, ponds, less closely cut grass (meadow areas)
Compost bins, imaginative but practical use of materials
Water conservation/retention, use of permanent planting
Numbers involved, effectiveness of bonding/teamwork