The family is almost self sufficient in fruits and vegetables. There is an apple plantation in the garden and by planting different sorts they have apples from summer to autumn.
Situated in an old small farm from about 1920. The buildings are 800 m2 whereof the 500 m2 functions as school and the remaining 300 m2 is home for the couple Erik and Gitte, who run the place. Also about 15 acre farmland and woods and 1100 m2 garden belongs to the small farm. The garden is divided into color sections. There are 5 food recipes.
This garden is a little city garden in the center of Antwerp, part of a beautiful old house.
They always have friends and children visiting them in their house and garden.
Here home and garden are full of little, original details. Henny is very good at in making still lives everywhere and she likes to change her little garden very often, almost every few weeks. She is so precious and poetic in everything she does. She knows of course all the names of the flowers in her garden, so you can get information about that.
The couple who lives in the house owns a building company and the woman is a home interior decorator. There are two terraces in the garden: one by the pool and one on the side of the house.
The garden is traditional English garden style and it belongs to a small castle. The couple that lives there are very interested in English gardening. Despite the clear-cut contours of the boxwood hedging, the overall impression is by no means severe. Albert has fashioned his boxwood into original shapes which help break up any more rigid patterns. The inspiration for the garden originally came from France.