Hospital Garden Renovation in Cork, Ireland
Cork University Hospital wanted to create a public garden space in the maternity hospital that could become an outdoor refuge for new mothers & mothers to be. We came along after completion by another contractor and we were asked to renovate & correct the planting.
The garden itself was designed by Garden Designer Diarmud Gavin. We surveyed the site and following this provided a list of recommended plants that would be suitable for the environment. We then transformed the outdoor space using a selection of careful selected plants & materials from Belgium and Holland. The process was carefully planned to coordinate staff and deliveries as this was a fully operational hospital.
The client and the public reactions were fantastic, everyone was delighted. It is now an outdoor place that is thoroughly enjoyed as respite by new mothers.
Specific services provided
- Planting Design service
- Bill of quantities
- Project management
- Soft landscaping