Themed 2050 Garden

Previous Next 2050 GARDEN A futuristic themed landscape design consisting of sweeping ‘celestrial blue’ walls, striking curves and paving patterns and a neutral colour scheme based on soft greens. The planting design is based primarily on textural contrast. A modern award winning garden designed for Bloom. The design incorporates the creative use of unique food […]

Sensory Garden

Previous Next SENSORY GARDEN The design for this sensory garden was the winning entry in a design competition for a garden at the ACRE project in Celbridge, Co. Kildare. As landscape architects our design brief was to create a landscape of beauty which provides year round spatial and sensory interest. A garden to be used […]

Rehabilitation Courtyards

Previous Next REHABILITATION COURTYARDS As landscape architects Hayes Ryan were commissioned to transform a substantial site of over twenty acres into a relaxing and calming gardenesque setting as an essential element in the rehabilitation therapy. The first stage was to prepare a landscape masterplan for the site – included access roads, car parking, retaining walls, […]

Maritime Courtyard

Previous Next MARITIME COURTYARD Hayes Ryan were commissioned to design a sample civic space to illustrate a landscape architectural solution for a hospital courtyard, hotel or school garden based  in a coastal area. The design for this urban mini plaza area consists of a visually striking gathering space, suitable for any semi-public area. The landscape […]

Log House Woodland Retreat

Previous Next LOG HOUSE WOODLAND RETREAT A close collaboration between landscape architect and architect resulted in a tranquil garden design surrounding an unusual Log house set within a very private woodland. The landscape plan involved proposals for extensive modifications to site levels, and completely re-routed access and carparking arrangements to integrate the house fully into […]

Family Garden

Previous Next FAMILY GARDEN A landscape design for a large urban garden in Blackrock,Co.Dublin This garden design incorporates extensive outdoor entertainment areas. In this design the materials and colours were chosen to compliment and harmonise with the materials used in the interiors of the house. The design solution incorporates ample room for play, and large […]

Jack and Jill

Previous Next JACK AND JILL Award winning garden, designed for Bloom by Hayes Ryan. This was an outstanding garden design busting with plant texture and colour. The landscape design is based on the concept of a journey, a sanctuary, an embracing theme and a warm endearing image. The garden incorporates an alternative ‘lawn bridge’ a […]

Country Residence in Sandstone

Previous Next COUNTRY RESIDENCE IN SANDSTONE An elaborate garden design for the grounds surrounding a large sandstone country residence. The garden design includes a number of distinct zones to create interesting walks around the property. The gardens range from formal areas, suntrap paved areas, and informal gardens with water feature cascades. Unique equine sculptural focal […]


Previous Next LANDFORM A showpiece garden design based on a sunken sheltered alcove retreat. Inspired by the nurturing protective form of an infant’s hooded buggy, the design for this garden is a sculptural interpretation of the nurturing effect of landform. Sleek modern stainless steel structures and water features cut through the solid earth-modelled forms and […]

Contemporary Coastal Retreat

Previous Next CONTEMPORARY COASTAL RETREAT A garden design for a contemporary coastal dwelling. In this unique urban project the kitchen / dining areas were located at first floor level from which the owners could enjoy expansive views to the sea. The brief was to create lower level sanctuary gardens to be viewed from above, which […]