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Kevin Dennis was tasked to design a garden with an international flair within the contemporary Irish spirit for Bloom 2019.

The aim of FBD Insurance’s Urban Sanctuary garden was to inspire people living in towns or cities to disconnect from an online world and become more engaged with their outdoor spaces.

“People are living in beautiful homes and as a garden designer, I am trying to create beautiful gardens.” he told Paraic Horkan – presenter of That’s Gardening.

“We are trying to bring the flavour of modern Ireland in here.” he explained.

Low-maintenance and functional garden

With a desire to have a “really high finish detail”, Kevin utilised contemporary materials and a selection of plants to design the low-maintenance and functional garden.

“I think when you’re building a show garden, you need to have lots of fun aspects and be a bit playful.” he added.

Video produced and edited by TF Media

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