plants by design - East Wing of Newton Kyme Hall is our home and a setting for plants by design. We are developing a garden that responds to its dramatic setting, borrowing from the landscape beyond and creating a unique sense of place.

East Wing of Newton Kyme Hall is our home and a setting for plants by design. We are developing a garden that responds to its dramatic setting, borrowing from the landscape beyond and creating a unique sense of place.

plants by design - Newton Kyme is a small Yorkshire village on the banks of the River Wharfe near Tadcaster

Newton Kyme is a small Yorkshire village on the banks of the River Wharfe near Tadcaster

plants by design - Our meadow is an ever changing picture, a rich haven for wildlife and a reminder of the need to enhance biodiversity at every opportunity.

Our meadow is an ever changing picture, a rich haven for wildlife and a reminder of the need to enhance biodiversity at every opportunity.

plants by design - We divided up the lawn with some parts more regularly cut and a meadow to provide seasonal interest.

We divided up the lawn with some parts more regularly cut and a meadow to provide seasonal interest.

plants by design - We were fortunate that our lawn grasses are not too aggressive. We let them grow instead of cutting and planted wild flower plugs and a meadow seed mix to produce this result.

We were fortunate that our lawn grasses are not too aggressive. We let them grow instead of cutting and planted wild flower plugs and a meadow seed mix to produce this result.

plants by design - Garden plan showing main features.

Garden plan showing main features.

plants by design - The meadow is like a painting framed by mown grass paths.

The meadow is like a painting framed by mown grass paths.

plants by design - Clipped yew and beech hedges provide enclosure for our fruit and vegetables.

Clipped yew and beech hedges provide enclosure for our fruit and vegetables.

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plants by design - A vista to Newton Kyme Church.

A vista to Newton Kyme Church.

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plants by design - East Wing front courtyard. Clipped hornbeam, yew and box hedging.

East Wing front courtyard. Clipped hornbeam, yew and box hedging.

plants by design - Framed view towards the River Wharfe.

Framed view towards the River Wharfe.

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plants by design - To the east of our garden are the remains of the 13th Century Kyme Castle which is a listed ancient monument.

To the east of our garden are the remains of the 13th Century Kyme Castle which is a listed ancient monument.

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