leonie cornelius

GARDEN DESIGN AND INSPIRATION

WRITING

Inspiring Stories in the Press

Hello Yellow ♡ Tips for using yellow in the Garden

Mellow Yellow- the colour of optimism    Yellow. The colour between green and orange in the visible spectrum. The colour of glowing sunshine, the ball…

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How to grow your very own garden medicine cabinet

The other day I spent an hour browsing the seed stands in my local garden centre. With the herbs and flowers in my garden slowly…

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The Spooky Halloween Garden |Plants and flowers with some serious scare factor

What’s the first word that comes to mind when you think of the Halloween garden? I would hazard a guess that it is probably ‘pumpkin’?.…

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Water lilies -grow your own candy coloured gems for the water garden

I have always been fascinated with water lilies. Many years ago as a child I visited a botanic garden in France and marvelled at the…

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Queens of texture | Your guide to choosing the perfect ornamental grass for your garden

Nothing says Autumn like the spires of ornamental grass in the garden. At this time of the year, when our September gardens are having a…

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Garden Flower Party

I love the changing of seasons. There is something truly magical about watching the garden gradually change from one season to another. Colour tones shifting…

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DESIGN STORIES

CREATIVE STORIES FOR THE HOME GARDEN AND LIVING

The Great Outdoors

When was the last time you took a walk outside in our amazing wild landscape? I love exploring off the beaten track, discovering new paths…

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Get your wild on at W8 village

How a local regeneration project in the rural countryside has put Leitrim on the map Yesterday I had a lovely day. Just back from a…

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A call to the Great outdoors | Bloom in the Park 2019

When was the last time you took a walk outside in our amazing wild landscape? I love exploring off the beaten track, discovering new paths…

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The Wild Christmas table

It’s almost Christmas! I’m so excited. With only two days to go I always start to feel like a kid again and find myself falling…

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Golden GOALs

Collaboration. What better way than working with other people to get ideas and creativity flowing? In the past ten years of running my own business…

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News | A wild Atlantic collaboration

I am so excited to announce that award-winning jeweller and goldsmith, Martina Hamilton, has asked me to be her brand ambassador as she launches five…

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