Back to the Fuchsia! UK Gardens are Stuck in the Past

Our 2016 survey of UK homeowners revealed nearly 70% of gardens are stuck in the past with almost two thirds (65%) of respondents admitting their outdoor space features influences from previous decades.

But while as a nation we might be behind with the gardening times, weeds (46%), garden gnomes (37%) and pet graves (26%) topped the poll of what us Brits deem unacceptable features of a modern garden.

See the full findings of our research below:

Regions stuck in past decades

Contemporary features Contemporary garden featuresRaised vegetable beds Mixed native hedging Wildlife pondsArtificial grass

 

Gender activity in the garden

Biggest garden challenges
Design hangovers from the past
Unacceptable features in a modern garden

Top three garden improvements

Looking to the future...

Gardens of the future

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