PGCA Expert Register

HEAP Giles - Essex - Natural Stone Specialist & Specifier

HEAP Giles  MIoD, MPGCA

 

Tel: 01708 867237

 

Web: www.ced.ltd.uk

 

Email: gilesheap@ced.ltd.uk

 

NATURAL STONE SPECIALIST – MATERIALS AND SPECIFICATION

 

Managing Director of CED Ltd, Britain’s leading natural stone suppliers, Giles’ expertise has been gained over twenty years of working in the world of natural stone at the family business. He is well known for his exacting standards and laying method skills.

Lecturer and Specifier, Consultant and Industry Leader. Expert Witness. Planning Application and Product Selection. Working with Corporate Clients, Architects, Garden Designers and Borough Engineers across the UK.

SARGENT Alan - West Sussex - Expert Witness, Adjudication/Arbitration

SARGENT Alan  FCIHort, MPGCA

 

Petworth

 

Tel 01798 867460

 

www.alansargent.co.uk

 

sargent396@btinternet.com

 

EXPERT WITNESS

 

Founder of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL), RHS Show Gardens Judge, Author and Columnist, Full Member of The Garden Media Guild, Society of Authors and Founder of The School of Garden Management, Alan holds many industry posts, including APL Regional Vetting Officer.  Full Member and Consultant to The Professional Gardeners Guild.  Past LANTRA Industry representative. Past Head Gardener to Goodwood Estate. Member of The Senior Garden Advisers Association. RHS Show Gardens Judge & Assessor.

 

Arbitration, Mediation and Court work are undertaken as a strictly impartial Consultant.

Other services include Planning Application and Dispute matters.

 

SHALLCROSS Marie - London - Ornamental & Edible Gardens

SHALLCROSS  Marie    RHS cert, BA (Law & Hist), Dip Hort, MCIHort, MPGCA
Tel: 0203 7474360

 

Email:  marie@plewsgardendesign.co.uk

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture and with a very strong background in Horticulture for more than fifteen years. City & Guilds Trainer at Adult Education Colleges.

Specialist in Edible Gardens, designing  across the UK, Marie incorporates food into beautiful garden settings.

Author of many eBooks, Marie runs a regular blog for her own website, and also local magazines.

HASSALL Sam - Surrey - Surveying & Estimating

HASSALL  Sam    PGCA                               
Email:   info@landpro.co.uk

 

Tel:   01252 795030

 

Estimating, Costings – Expert Witness

 

Sam Hassell is the UK’s leading expert on estimating and costing of Landscape projects.

His work is universally recognised, with his own systems LandPro and Liberate being widely used by Professional Landscape Companies . He is the Specialist Consultant to Spons Pricing Guides.

His work is rightly regarded at the very best in the Industry. Specialist Expert Witness in Court and Dispute cases.

HARRISON Karl - Independent Expert Witness, Garden designer, Landscape Construction, Decking Expert

Tel: 07581 193 034

 

Email: karl@karlharrison.design

 

Website: https://karlharrison.design

 

Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Covering the UK

 

Karl is Britain’s leading exponent in the design and construction of the highest quality garden spaces created using the most modern of materials and construction methods. He has worked in many countries as well as throughout the UK. A seasoned lecturer and consultant, he is recognised for his attention to detail and in-depth knowledge of timber and composite decking structures. He is conversant with EC5 and current regulations for such. Often called upon as a specialist “Decking Expert Witness, personally, for the courts and for disputes”

BICKLER Richard MPGCA

BICKLER Richard     MPGCA

 

Hertfordshire

 

Tele.   02089536177      07702011145

 

Email  Richard@arbourlandscapesolutions.co.uk

 

Web site   https://www.arbourlandscapesolutions.co.uk

 

Twitter   @arbourlandsol

Facebook   @arbourlandsol

 

Richard has over twenty-five years’ experience as a landscaper,  present owner of Arbour Landscape Solutions and Green Envee, he previously ran Arbour Design and Build, a highly acclaimed landscape business, Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) (Richard was for many years, a Committee Member, acting as a Ambassador for Trust Mark within the APL.

 

His specialist work as a Consultant is in the field of ‘Materials’, essential to the Landscape Industry. His knowledge and sourcing of products for specific needs is invaluable. He is a great problem solver, with a huge range of answers to all kinds of questions.

FIRTH James - London - Expert Witness

FIRTH James FCIHort, MPGCA, MA, MSc, FRGS

 

London based, consults across the UK

 

Tel  07770 915615

 

Email james@londongardenconsultants.co.uk

 

 

Expert Witness, Independent Assessor, Garden Consultancy, Tutor.

 

Specialist in private garden problem solving at all scales.

 

Founder of Firth Gardens in 1984, Garden maintenance, design & construction -country gardens, private estates and town gardens. University Lecturer and RHS Tutor at Capel Manor College and English Heritage. Academic background in Botany, Soil Science, Plant Ecology and Microclimatology.

STEIN Neville MPGCA

STEIN Neville  MPGCA

 

Suffolk  (Nationwide)

 

Tele 07778 005105

 

Email info@nevillestein.com

 

www.nevillestein.com

 

HORTICULTURAL BUSINESS CONSULTANT

 

Neville has been working in the Horticultural Sector for over 40 years, and has a strong reputation Nationwide (and overseas) as Britain’s Leading Business Consultant in the world of horticulture.

 

Specialising in helping enterprises to improve profitability, find and develop new markets and opportunities for Estates and Garden Centre operations to diversify. Based in Suffolk, Neville is a hugely experienced expert in his field. A regular columnist and author, he has a unique place in the world of Horticultural Consultancy.

ANGEL Thomas MPGCA, CHort, PGDip(GD), CSJK

Glasgow

 

Email: hello@angelhort.com

 

Website: www.angelhort.com

 

Garden design including 3D visualisations, planting design and garden & grounds consultancy. Residential and commercial service, covering everything from urban courtyard gardens to nationwide property portfolios. Twenty years experience as a contractor and designer.

 

Chartered Horticulturist | Chartered Institute of Horticulture.

Garden Design | Planting Plans | Landscape Reports | Garden & Grounds Management Surveys | Maintenance Schedules | Working Practice Reports

DONALDSON Michael Dip Hort Edin, MCIHort, MPGCA

DONALDSON Michael Dip Hort Edin, MCIHort, MPGCA

 

Kirkaldy – Fife

 

Tel: 07850 497574

 

FB: hackitbeastie

 

Email: hackitbeastie@outlook.com

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, Full Member of The Professional Gardeners Guild, Edinburg Diploma in Horticulture.

 

Michael has over thirty years of experience in Botanical, Retail, Technical and Commercial Horticulture. Offering bespoke advice on the management and well being of Estates and large gardens, including Working Practice Surveys and Forward Management Plans including every element of the industry.

FLACK Simon MCIHort, MPGCA - Plantsman and Horticulturist.

Cheshire

 

Tel: 07790394127

 

Email: flackgardens@outlook.com

 

Website: www.simonflackgardens.com

 

Full Member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture and The Professional Gardeners Guild. Training at Askham Bryan Collage York and The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh. Over 30 years working in Horticulture including 10 years as Head Gardener.

 

A Plantsman who closely follows the principles of selecting the right plants for the right conditions and situation. Specialising in planting schemes, garden restoration, development, and design. Help also offered on garden maintenance schedules and plant propagation techniques.

MANNING Gareth - Shropshire - Archives & Research

MANNING  Gareth  FCIHort, MPGCA
Tel:  07887 646869

 

Email:  the.456@outlook.com

Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, Full Member of The Professional Gardeners Guild. Thirteen years Regional Committee Member of the CIoH, Vice President (Branches) since 2013.

Specialist in the research and restoration of Gardens. Plantsman and Professional Gardener. Plants and Planting Design. Maintenance Scheduling.

Recruitment of Staff including advice and interview techniques.

YOUDE Mark

YOUDE Mark

 

Chester

 

Tel 01829 740194

 

Web www.urbanlandscapedesign.co.uk

 

Email info@landscapeacademy.co.uk

 

Mark is the co-director of multi award winning design and build Urban Landscape Design Ltd, specialising in residential and commercial landscape construction. He is also co-founder of the only dedicated landscape training centre in the UK, The Landscape Academy.

 

Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers and British Association of Landscape Industries. Training Requirements Officer for the APL.

 

Judge and Mentor to the UK World Skills Training initiative. Mark is also a BALI GoLandscape Ambassador to schools and colleges throughout the UK.

 

His company has won many awards, including BALI, APL and RHS Shows.

 

Mark is an Expert Witness specialising in Garden Construction projects.

CARROLL Anthony MCIHort

CARROLL Anthony MCIHort

 

Nottingham

 

Tel  0750 3681129

 

Email  ant@horticant.co.uk

 

Twenty years of practical experience, Full Member of The Professional Gardeners Guild and Chartered Institute of Horticulture, City & Guilds in Horticulture and Organic Horticulture.

 

Royal Horticultural Society Judge – Green Plan It

 

Head of Horticulture for Alisco Projects Ltd, and Consultant at Hortic Ant, working on commissions both private and commercial, involving Amenity Horticulture and Large Garden and Estate Consultancy projects.

WILSON Gareth MCIHort MPGCA

WILSON Gareth MCIHort MPGCA

 

Cheshire

 

Tel 07753283878

 

www.gkwilsonlandscaping.co.uk

 

Email  gkwilson-gardens@hotmail.co.uk

 

Established in 1989, Gareth Wilson has created a multi-disciplined, award-winning company, including thirty RHS Awards, including ten Gold Medals at the Shows, including Chelsea. A Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers.

 

Product adviser to Bradstone and Aggregate Industries, his expertise is in hard landscaping of all types. Public Speaker and Business Development Adviser.

 

Expert Witness – Fully independent Consultant and Advisor. Reports prepared for Legal Cases.

TAYLOR Lynne BSc MPGCA

TAYLOR Lynne BSc MPGCA

 

North West

 

Tel 01829 740194

 

www.urbanlandscapedesign.co.uk

 

Email  lynne@urbanlandscapedesign.co.uk

 

Lynne has many years of experience in working in the Construction Industry and in landscape construction, both commercial and domestic. Working with Urban Landscape Design Limited, award winning members of The Association of Professional Landscapers and British Association of Landscape Industries.

 

Lynne specialises in Dispute matters as an Expert Witness in the domestic sector.

GOUGH Paul PGCA

North region

 

Web site  www.pdgstonecraft.co.uk

 

Email  paul@pdgstonecraft.co.uk

 

01257 255729

 

Paul is one of Britain’s leading hard landscaping artisans, specialising in paving and allied works. The expert’s expert, Paul is well versed in all aspects of construction and implementation.

GARETH EDWARDS MSc, MCIHort, MPGCA

GARETH EDWARDS   MSc, MCIHort, MPGCA

 

Email   gareth@edwardsgardenservices.co.uk

 

Conservation of Historic Gardens & Landscapes

 

An Honours Degree in Botany, a Masters Degree in the Conservation of Historic Gardens & Cultural Landscapes, Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture. Thirty years’ experience of natural and designed landscapes, Gareth offers Consultancy & Advice on all matters concerning the design, history, significance, management and maintenance of Historic Gardens.

 

Specialist in Ecological and Botanical Field Surveys and Reports.

JAMES Rebecca MCIHort MPGCA

Wiltshire

 

Email rjames48@icloud.com

 

Tel  07920090197

 

Rebecca is a Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, with almost thirty years of experience in horticulture, working in both New Zealand and the UK. Starting out at the famous Wellington Botanic Garden in NZ, moving back to the UK to work at Hilliers Nursery.

 

Moving on to the Lost Gardens at Heligan, there managing the redesign of the New Zealand Garden from inception to completion. After managing a large estate in the Cotswolds, Rebecca relocated to Wiltshire in 2005, setting up her own garden practice, advising on horticulture and design, especially with historic or dilapidated renovations.

 

Advice and consultancy is offered at all levels – from staff selection through to working practice surveys and solutions. Covering every aspect of horticulture including pests and diseases, soil management, composting regimes etc, with regular visits thereafter to suit the client’s requirements.

 

Working with private clients, schools, local bodies and charities to promote sustainable gardens for the future.

KEYS Rupert MPGCA

Bristol region

 

Web site  www.keyscapes.co.uk

 

Email  rupert@keyscapegardens.co.uk

 

01836 462790

 

Rupert has been involved in landscaping for over thirty years. An original founder member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, and award winning firm based in Pershore.

Rupert also runs TASK (Training Centre) at Pershore, a leading training academy teaching landscaping skills to professionals.

ALA Souren - Berkshire - Wildflower Establishment

ALA Souren  MSc Geology, BA Geology (USA), MPGCA
Tel: 07720 301626

 

Email: souren@sourenala.com

 

Website:  www.sourenala.com

 

Souren has worked in horticulture and garden creation, domestically and overseas, since 2000. His background in geology and environmental
consultancy helps him to relate to a garden in its’ surrounding landscape.

 

He offers design and build projects, including wild flower meadows and green
roofs. He has developed an artisan approach, for example, using a scythe to maintain wildflower meadows and adding artistic elements to supplement planting.

 

He is an experienced Horticultural writer and presenter.

SARGENT Luke - Sussex - Landscape Management

SARGENT Luke  MCIHort, BA(Hons) MPGCA
Tel: 07788 711690

 

Email: lukesargent1982@gmail.com

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, BA (Hons) Creative Writing & History, specialising in Garden History. Lead Gardener at Goodwood Estate. Moderator to Allandscapers.org on-line Library website. Full Member of The Professional Gardeners Guild.

Luke is an independent Associate of The School of Garden Management (www.tsogm.org)

 

Specialises in Research of Historic Methodology and Techniques. Restoration of original concepts and combined with modern requirements.

MEREDITH-HARDY - Barty - Sussex - Estate Gardens

MEREDITH – HARDY  Barty   MHort (RHS), MCIHort, MPGCA
Tel:   07932 607231

 

Email:  bmh@yourheadgardener.com

 

Web site:  www.yourheadgardener.com

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, Master of Horticulture (RHS), Accredited partner with  Wildflower Turf Ltd, Barty has been a professional gardener for eighteen years. He offers a wide range of garden related services, specialising in larger estates, wild flower meadows, orchards and wildlife gardens.

MUNDAY Miranda - London - City Gardens

MUNDAY  Miranda  MCIHort  MPGCA
Tel:  0208 7717829

 

www.hmgardens.co.uk

 

Email:  hmgardens@live.co.uk

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, Member of The Gardeners Guild. H.M. Gardens are a small company, owned and run by Miranda, specialising in the sourcing and implementation of logistics, mainly in domestic gardens, and also commercial operations.

All year round Working Practice Schedules devised and implemented.

STEELE-SARGENT James - Sussex - Large Property Landscaping

STEELE-SARGENT James  MCIHort, MILAM, MPGCA
Tel: 01798 831045

 

www.arunlandscapes.co.uk

 

info@arunlandscapes.com
James is the founder and owner of Arun Landscapes Ltd, formed in 1995. Founder Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL), longest serving Committee Member & Former Chairman. Full Member of The Institute of Leisure and Amenity Management, Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture. RHS Show Gardens Judge.    Independent Associate of The School of Garden Management.  Lecturer and Mentor to various industry bodies and Garden Design Schools.

Named Supreme Landscaper of The Year in 2009 (A special honour presented by Horticulture Week and Association of Professional Landscapers), Arun Landscapes Ltd have won over 70 National Awards since 1995, including several Gold Medals at RHS Shows.

GREENYER Paul BSc Eng Pro Des (Hons)

GREENYER Paul   BSc Eng Pro Des (Hons)

West Sussex

 

Tel  01444 456831 and 07949 671951

 

Email  pgreenyer@homegardendesign.co.uk

 

Web site   www.homegardendesign.co.uk

 

Full accredited  and Award winning Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, Pre-Registered Member of The Society of Garden Designers. BSc (Hons) Engineering Product Design.

 

Director and founder of InsideOut Home and Garden Improvements Ltd, est. 2006, Paul specialises in all aspects of hard and soft landscaping, with emphasis on Design and Build.

 

Specialist skills include design and construction of bespoke Garden Office Rooms.

McGIBBON Craig BEng(Hons) MPGCA

McGIBBON Craig BEng(Hons) MPGCA

 

Hertfordshire

 

Tel 07802 647995

 

Email craig@craigmcgibbon.com

 

Web www.craigmcgibbon.com

 

Specialising in Landscape Design and Construction, owner of Craig McGibbon Ltd, APL Full Member Company owner, Garden Design Tutor for Blackford Centre Distance Learning Centre. New Businesses Mentor for the Blackford Centre. BEng (Hons) Engineering Systems Design. Diploma in Garden Design.

 

Bradstone Assured Installer and Best Patio Transformation Award winner.
Craig works in and around the South East of England.

NEWMAN Paul MPGCA

NEWMAN Paul MPGCA

 

Hertfordshire

 

Tel 01707 395797 // 07775733753

 

Email info@paulnewmanlandscapes.co.uk

 

Web www.paulnewmanlandscapes.co.uk

 

Specialising in Roof Gardens and City Gardens, Paul has been established since 1993 as Paul Newman Landscapes.
Author and regular contributor to Pro Landscaper magazine, writing on construction and installation of roof gardens and terraces.
Offering contemporary designs using modern materials in individual styles, both domestic and corporate commissions in London & South East. Accredited installer for Exterpark and Millboard as well as various other modern product suppliers and manufacturers.

 

Paul Newman’s landscape company is a Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL)

KEDGE Peter MPGCA

KEDGE Peter MPGCA

 

Herts & Bucks

 

Tel 01753 65508

 

Mob 07721736501

 

Email kedgelandscapes@aol.com

 

Second generation hard landscape specialist, with thirty-seven years experience. Contracts Management including small civils. Experienced in commercial and private sectors. Traditional techniques practised and taught.

BOOTON David MPGCA

BOOTON David

 

Tel  01252 517571

Web   www.kebur.co.uk

 

Dave Booton is the proprietor of Kebur Landscapes and Kebur Landscape Products, designing, building and supplying hard landscape projects from his base in Farnborough. A Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, Bradstone Assured, Interlay and Trust Mark, he can advise on a wide range of bespoke materials and construction techniques.

PALMERTON Angela MPGCA

PALMERTON  Angela MPGCA

 

Tel  01403 820321

Web  www.ladypenelopegardens.com

Email  info@ladypenelopegardens.com

 

Angela has been running Lady Penelope Gardens for many years in the West Sussex region. An award winning company, with a skilled and qualified team of expert gardeners, specialising in the long term maintenance of properties, especially Estates and larger gardens.

KOPP Sara BA Hons, LA, NCH, MPGCA

KOPP Sara  BA Hons, LA, NCH, MPGCA    

 

Tel  0786 7754201 

Email  sj_kopp@hotmail.com

 

Sara is a Horticultural Therapist, nominated for Pride of Reading Award in their Charity of The Year ceremony. Specialising in sustainability and land management, acting as a trainer and adviser to a number of commissions, she has a unique niche in the world of horticulture.

EVANS Linsey

EVANS Linsey

 

Tel   01344 442944 

Email  linsey@linseyevansgardens.com

Web   www.linseyevansgardens.com

 

Linsey is a very practical garden designer, specialising in sloping sites. Her designs and solutions to extreme site conditions make her a highly unusual Garden Designer. Working throughout South East England, she relishes in the challenges of difficult projects.

VENTER Louise MPGCA

VENTER Louise MPGCA                              

 

Twyford, Berkshire

 

Tel: 078 0358 3687

 

Email: Louise.Venter@icloud.com

 

Web: www.LouiseVenterGardenDesign.com

 

Consultant Garden Designer, RHS Medallist (Gold & Silver Gilt) at Chelsea and Hampton Court.

 

Public Speaker and Trainer/Demonstrator. Historic Gardens, Wildflower turf & meadows, Public Spaces regeneration. Garden Maintenance Management surveys and assessments.

ZENGO Barnabas MSc MA MPGCA

ZENGO Barnabas  MSc MA MPGCA

 

Tel  01483 299797

Web   www.bzgardens.co.uk

Email  barnabas.zengo@yahoo.co.uk

 

Barnabas has three Masters Degrees, in Agriculture, Environment and Landscape Management, and has worked in America and throughout Europe before starting a specialist garden maintenance business in the UK, maintaining many larger gardens throughout Surrey and West London.

BZ Gardens are Full Members of The Association of Professional Landscapers, and Barnabas offers a wide range of services – everything from plant health to full site surveys and evaluations.

WEEKS David NCFM NCA NEBSS MPGCA

WEEKS David   NCFM NCA NEBSS MPGCA

 

Tel  07860 356763

Email  drwwconsulting@gmail.com

 

David is a Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture and The Professional Gardeners Guild. With over thirty years’ experience in Horticulture he offers advice on construction, planting, pests and diseases, plus recruitment and site management.

With a wide ranging background founded in Agriculture, he has a great depth of knowledge and understanding of the world of gardening.

LAW BEVERLY BSc MCIHort MPGCA

Surrey and Sussex

 

Email bev@gardensrevitalised.co.uk

 

Web site  www.gardensrevitalised.co.uk

 

With over thirty years of experience in horticulture, Beverly is a Horticultural Adviser for RHS Wisley, and a Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture.

 

Services include Garden Appraisals and Evaluations, Insurance Claims & Damage Reports.

 

Special interests include Composting and Soil Improvements, Renovation Pruning, Vegetable Gardening including One2One tuition.

CURTIS Wendy MCIHort

CURTIS  Wendy MCIHort

Aylesbury

 

Tel  01296 431471

 

www.ladygardener157@vpweb.co.uk

 

email    wendycurtis721@btinternet.com

 

Full Member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture and Professional Gardeners Guild, Wendy has over twenty years of experience in Horticulture.

 

A Member of Plant Heritage, working with Heritage Seed Library, and Master Composter.

 

Specialising in Organic Gardening including recycling and sustainability practice.

WIGGINS ANDREW PGCA

WIGGINS ANDREW PGCA

 

Kent

 

Email andrew@haywood-landscapes.co.uk

 

www.haywood-landscapes.co.uk

 

Tel 01227 733447

 

A graduate of Writtle College (1980) Andy is a trained horticulturalist, garden designer, project manager and estimator and has been managing director at Haywood Landscapes Ltd since its’ establishment in 1990.

 

Haywood Landscapes Ltd are one of the founder members of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) and are multiple award winners at the annual APL awards as well as medal winners at a number of garden shows including Hampton Court Flower Show.

 

Andy is a specialist in the design and construction of Labyrinths and as principal of The Labyrinth Builders has created labyrinths for hospitals, faith settings, retreat centres and private clients and has pioneered installations in palliative care and educational settings. Andy is a UK regional representative of The Labyrinth Society and has undertaken the Veriditas Labyrinth Facilitator training.

 

Consultancy services are offered in the following areas: domestic built and soft landscapes, horticulture, labyrinth design, maintenance and installation, expert witness services.

PROBERTI Herman MPGCA BA (Lan Arch)

London

 

Tel 0208 8003866

 

Email herman@acacia-gardens.co.uk

 

www.acacia-gardens.co.uk

 

Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, and British Association of Landscape Industries. Go Landscaping Ambassador promoting Landscaping as a career.

 

Expert Witness specialising in Landscaping works.

 

Owner of Acacia Gardens Limited. Specialising in roof gardens and complex drainage systems and Design & Build projects.

 

Landscape Consultant and Creative Director.

EDEN Matthew MCIHort MPGCA

Essex to Suffolk

 

Telephone: 01245 901537

 

Email: matthew@edenhorticulture.net

 

www.edenhorticultural.co.uk

 

Studied at Writtle College, RHS Gardens at Hyde Hall, RHS Advanced Cert.  Full Member of The Professional Gardeners Guild. Owner of Eden Horticulture Limited. Specialises in Plants and Soft Landscaping.

Lecturer and Trainer. Estate and Development Management, Construction and Maintenance.

WESTACOTT Andy MPGCA

Essex

 

Eastern region

 

Telephone: 01245 200569

 

Email: westacottgardens@blueyonder.co.uk

 

www.westacottgardens.com

 

A Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, Andy has built a strong reputation for high quality landscaping , with projects featuring in The Garden Design Journal (SGD)

Owner of Westacott Gardens Limited, operating throughout Essex and beyond since 2006.

Creating and building outdoor offices is one of Westacott’s specialities.

FLECKEN Emanuel CIHort MHort (RHS) MPGCA

East Sussex

 

Telephone: 07402 009669

 

Email: Greentouchconsultants@aol.com

 

Director of Green Touch Consultants, servicing Public & Private sector on all aspects of Horticulture and Arboriculture. Chartered Horticulturist experienced in greenspace and contract management, project management, technical grounds specification document provision and problem solutions.

 

Green Flag Judge, managing and assessing tree stock to BS5837 compliance. Specialist Consultant in all matters of Horticulture & Arboriculture.

LEVERTON Mark MPGCA

Website  www.surreyhillslandscaping.co.uk

 

Email  surreyhillslandscapes@gmail.com

 

Tel.  01483  420856

 

Mark has nearly thirty years of practical experience in the landscaping industry, working on high-end properties involving complex and difficult challenges. As both Designer and Contractor, he runs a successful company as a Full Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL)

 

His expertise in problem solving and resolution, offering consultancy and advice for those wishing to understand the potential and evaluating their site before considering construction works, using his knowledge of the complexity of garden design and contracting to minimise problems and maximise benefits.

WOOLSEY Sandra MCIHort MPGCA

Norfolk

 

Tel. 07927326744  or 01493728262

 

Email thelittlegardenco@gmail.com

 

Facebook    Sandra Woolsey

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The little garden co

 

Full member of The Chartered Institute of Horticulture, holding a Diploma in Garden Design, with over twenty years of experience in gardening. Specialising in soft landscaping aimed at attracting wildlife into the garden.

 

One-to-one practical training sessions and problem solving and creating colourful all-year-round schemes including award winning container gardening.

 

Based in Norfolk, I work within thirty miles of Great Yarmouth.

STROWES David MPGCA

Buckinghamshire region

 

Email  artytalk@hotmail.com

 

Tel.  0752572018

 

Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, with over twenty years of practical experience working in high-end gardens.

 

Specialising in hard landscape construction, David offers consultancy and advice on all matters of hard landscaping and techniques.

STONE Chris and David MPGCA

Surrey and Sussex

 

Email david@bushybusiness.com  and chris@bushybusiness.com

 

Website www.bushybusiness.com

 

Tel.  01483 276630

 

Chris and David jointly run Bushy Business, a fully accredited member of The Association of Professional Landscapers. They both offer consultancy in all matters of garden management and maintenance.

COLES John MPGCA

South East

 

Web site  www.buryhilltopsoilandlogs.co.uk

 

Email  john@buryhill.com

 

Tel  0755443122

 

John is one of Britain’s leading experts on topsoil. Bury Hill manufacture a wide range of top-soils for specific purposes, matching the product with both the site and proposed use. Based in Horsham, with offices in Dorking, John will provide you with the answer to any questions on the subject.

SKINNER Benedict MPGCA

London and area

 

Website  www.t&cg.co.uk

 

Email  admin@tandcg.co.uk

 

0207 7367801

 

Benedict runs Town & Country Landscapes, one of Britain’s leading landscape companies. Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, Benedict specialises in high-end town gardens, in construction and maintenance. Consultancy service available.

YOUNG Susan Dip Hort (RHS), MPGCA

YOUNG Susan   Dip Hort (RHS), MPGCA

 

Bedfordshire

 

Tele   01234 826430   m. 07787 158288

 

Email   info@susanyoungdesign.co.uk

 

Web site   www.susanyoungdesign.co.uk

 

A Pre-Registered Member of The Society of Garden Designers, Affiliate Member of The Association of Professional Landscapers, Susan established her business in 2002.

 

Estates and larger gardens, restoration and design. Garden surveys and evaluations. Horticultural advice and consultancy work.

 

Marshalls Regional Winner 2017, APL Silver Award 2018

 

Author and Speaker registered with the RHS. Bespoke care and maintenance schedules created.

 

Also consultancy on Open Gardens (General Public) and NGS Schemes.

WOOD Martin

WOOD Martin

 

Norfolk

 

Tele 01953600518

 

Email info@mnhorticulture.com

 

Web site www.mnhorticulture.com

 

Born into a Horticultural Family, Martin has over thirty years of experience working in the Amenity sector. Career includes Notcutts and Wyevale Garden Centres including Management Training and representing them at Chelsea. Founded M & N Horticulture in 1997. Long standing Members of both BALI and the APL.

 

National Awards include APL 2015. BTech National Diploma. Business Management at Houghall College. NCH Houghall College. HABC Education & Training to PTLLS. Martin specialises in Soft Landscaping and Maintenance, providing Management Programmes, Advice & Consultancy.

RICHARDSON Mark MPGCA

RICHARDSON Mark MPGCA

 

Tel 01787 269920

Web   www.stewartlandscape.co.uk

Email  info@stewartlandscape.co.uk

 

Mark runs East Anglia’s leading landscape company, specialising in large and complex projects, both Domestic and Commercial.

Projects include large lakes, schools and residential areas, bespoke garden buildings and much more. Mark is able to offer a wide range of solutions to any problems, either as a Consultant or Specialist Contractor.

VERONESE Giulio MPGCA BSc

Birmingham

 

Whatsapp: 0338 5070587

 

Website: https://www.giulioveronese.com/

 

Email: info@giulioveronese.com

 

Architect and Senior Level Gardener at Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Practical experience at practical and managerial level in gardens in the UK, Japan, Norway, Belgium, Portugal and Italy, Giulio is the PGCAs most travelled member!

 

Specialist in ornamental horticulture, English and Japanese design.

Consultancy skills include production of management programmes and reports.

CONNOLLY Darragh HND MPGCA

Web site  www.darraghconnollyi.e/gardenconsultations/

 

Email   info@darraghconnolly.ie

 

Darragh is the first Irish consultant to be admitted into The Professional Garden Consultant’s Association. His background in the world of horticulture, from completing a Higher National Diploma at Writtle College, to a Level Five in Horticulture at Dublin’s Ringsend, he has steadily gained a reputation for excellence in his work providing solutions and answers to private clients in the domestic field.

 

His work has garnered various ALCI awards over the years, working with many of Ireland’s top designers. His skills include compiling working programmes for the Gardening Year, through to Aftercare and Maintenance Schedules for new-build gardens.

 

Site Evaluation and Garden Valuations are available for insurance and other legal purposes.

About us

The Association is formed of a group of experienced Independent Consultant’s, all of whom hold a number of different qualifications and certificates of competence.

They all have at least ten years practical experience within their chosen fields, and are admitted following a thorough vetting scheme to ensure that only qualified individuals are included in the Register.

As a basic foundation, each member must pass a points system, whereby a range of recognised Horticultural and Industry qualifications are achieved, each with varying meritorious strengths.

Once admitted, Members are entitled to use the letters designate MPGCA.
Each Member must remain fully insured at all times.

Consultant’s will be at least Full Members of two of the following organisations; The Chartered Institute of Horticulture (MCIHort), Professional Gardeners Guild, Society of Garden Designers (MSGD) or similar meritorious organisations.

Many have achieved Diploma or Degree status, including Masters and Bachelors’ Degrees in a Horticultural or related subject.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE

Alan Sargent and James Steele-Sargent (or anyone linked to The Landscape Library Limited in any way) cannot accept any responsibility or liability for any content or material published on, or accessible from, any of the websites for which addresses are given in this Register. It is for readers to make their own judgement about these websites, and readers visit them at their own risk.

If you purchase or acquire goods, services or advice from any of these websites then that is a matter between you and them.

We have no liability for, and make no recommendations as to the quality or type of goods, services or advice provided by any of these websites, or by anyone to whom they may be linked.

Neither can we accept any responsibility for any loss or damage that may infect your computer equipment or programmes because of your use of such websites.

It is for you to make your own judgement about them.

 

Alan Sargent
James Steele-Sargent