I am a hands on qualified garden designer with over 30 of experience in horticulture, amenities and conservation. From an agreed brief I will produce clear, workable, hand drawn, creative garden designs. My services include all planting work, arranging & overseeing contractors, dealing with planning applications, conservation planting issues & any associated agencies. I also give advice on new & existing gardens or landscapes, their development, aftercare & best horticultural practice, incorporating design principles, garden styles & history.
Experience & Qualifications
14 years as Head Gardener of a 3 acre sensory garden
Countryside Ranger for 6 years
HNC Garden & Landscape Design, Lackham College, Wiltshire
HND in Rural Resource Management, Seale Hayne College, Newton Abbot, Devon
College Diploma in Agriculture, Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester
In-depth knowledge of plants, with special interest in, fragrant plants, topiary and a good understanding of natural habitats, their species & management
Special Projects achieved to date; sensory gardens, butterfly garden & wild flower gardens, educational play areas. Along with guided walks, illustrated talks and other services.