To make the most of a small garden it is essential to have a really successful, well thought out design. Careful forward planning and organisation are essential if the various elements of the garden are not only to be fitted into the available space but are to be arranged in a way that prevents them from appearing cramped and impractical. Here are 20 imaginative designs to suit every taste and lifestyle - from a container garden to the latest in gravel gardens - all are guaranteed to transform even the most unpromising plot.
Tim Newbury has won three Gold Medals at the Chelsea Flower Show and has presented a 26-part television series. He has professional qualifications in architecture, landscape architecture and garden design, and runs his own garden design consultancy.