Non-flowering plants can also make an important contribution to a garden, providing a lush green backdrop against which the brightly coloured flowers can shine.

mulchpicAlternatively, you might be planning a garden with fewer flowering plants, such as a rock garden, and want to choose a few low-maintenance plants to add a little softness alongside the hardscaping features. Whatever role you want plants to play in your landscape design, we can advise you on the best types of plants to choose and make sure that they are placed in spots where they will thrive.