Gardeners in Bristol
Only qualified gardeners can join The Gardeners Guild. This page identifies the professional gardeners in Bristol who have sent us evidence of their gardening qualifications and who are now included in our national Member Register of Qualified Gardeners.
Who are the qualified gardeners in Bristol?
Janine Taylor trading as Jalita Organic Gardens
Bristol, Avon, BS4
Member since: 15/09/2021
I offer garden maintenance in the Chew Valley and surrounding area. I follow organic gardening principles and as well as the usual maintenance activities, can also set up and tend vegetable, soft fruit and cut-flower areas. I have been gardening professionally since 2016 and hold the RHS level 2 Diploma in the Principles and Practices of Horticulture.
Katie Brandwood trading as Bobby's Barrow
Keynsham, Bristol, BS31
Member since: 09/09/2021
I am a professional, hardworking gardener offering gardening maintenance and planting design services, with a wildlife-friendly focus. I fell in love with horticulture many years ago when I came to own my first garden and am increasingly interested in the benefits it can bring, not just for wildlife and biodiversity, but also for people and communities.
Melanie Kerr trading as Melanie Kerr Garden Services
Bristol, Avon, BS16
Member since: 06/05/2021
I am a Garden Designer and carry out garden maintenance. I help clients with neglected gardens fall in love with their gardens. Be it a courtyard, balcony or medium or even large sized garden, I can design borders, renovate tired spaces and advise you on planting choices to suit your garden aspect, soil and style. Get in touch and let’s chat about how I can help your garden make you smile.
Lucy Parfitt trading as Lucy Parfitt Gardening Services
Member since: 22/04/2021
All gardening work undertaken. Maintenance, planting plans and regeneration.
Ben Pritchard trading as Ben Pritchard Countryside & Garden Services
East Harptree, Bristol, BS40
Member since: 08/04/2021
General horticulture, garden maintenance, lawn care, wall training of trees and climbers, orchard conservation, creation and management, small woodlands, hedgelaying. Up to 20 miles from the Chew valley. Cert HE Horticulture.
John Barrett trading as JPB Garden Services
Bristol, Avon, BS13
Member since: 18/03/2021
Experienced, professional, RHS trained gardener. Garden maintenance. Lawn mowing. Hedge pruning and trimming. Leaf clearance. Tree pruning. Public liability insurance to £5,000,000. Covid 19 risk assessment available and 2m distancing observed at all times. DBS certificate held.
Ed Butler trading as Ed Butler
Member since: 09/03/2021
We offer a range of garden services designed to cater specifically to your garden's needs whatever the weather. From tending to herbaceous borders to the training of fruit trees we will manage and maintain your garden to its full potential throughout the seasons. RHS qualified, Ed and the team can deliver routine weeding, lawn maintenance, spring bulbs, specialised and timely pruning, seasonal and successive planting, meadow management, soil health and help eradicating pests and diseases all to ensure you can enjoy your garden at its very best.
Jane Armstrong trading as Jane Armstrong
Member since: 08/02/2021
I love to create gardens that are buzzing with wildlife and colour all year round, using plants in naturalistic designs that encourage relaxation and inspire curiosity. This might be a gradual process, achieved through regular maintenance and timely changes, or as a one off design for a new or previously neglected or tired garden. No outdoor space is too small or dark that it cannot be made into a joyful garden.
George Ruddle-Hellier trading as G.R-H Horticulture
Member since: 19/01/2021
RHS qualified gardener, experience in the industry since the age of 8. 3rd generation professional horticulturalist. Current formal and kitchen gardener for many large private estates, covering Bristol, Bath and the surrounding areas. Fully insured. Garden maintenance, hedge cutting, grass cutting, hedge laying, clearance, potting and pruning.
Dr Simon Miles trading as Bristol Garden Advisor
Member since: 21/12/2020
Bristol Garden Advisor works across Bristol and the surrounding area offering garden maintenance, landscaping, garden design, and advice on planting. I received a commendation for my RHS level 2 certificate in horticulture. I specialise in renovating mature gardens, creating border designs, sourcing plants, and planting.
Aleksandra O'Donovan trading as Ola's Gardening Service
Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS10
Member since: 18/08/2020
I provide gardening services in Bristol and surrounding areas, offering: general garden maintenance, garden creation, redesigning and replanting, herb gardens, wildlife-friendly gardens, wild meadows, vegetable gardens, hedge and lawn cutting, weeding, pruning and rose care.
Emily Carboni trading as Terra Bella Gardens
Pensford, Bristol, BS39
Member since: 29/07/2020
Organic garden maintenance, hard and soft landscaping and redesign services covering South Bristol, Bath and surrounding areas. Including edible gardens, pruning, weeding, mowing, hedge cutting, regular and one-off care.
Esther Giles trading as Esther's Gardens
Sea Mills, Bristol, BS9
Member since: 24/10/2019
Esther's Gardens provides garden design, planting and maintenance in the Bristol area, using sustainable and soil-friendly methods. Esther will help you to choose and implement your garden style, be it formal or informal, cottage or urban, Mediterranean or meadow. Wildlife and natural planting approaches are a particular speciality. Having decided on the style and feel that you want for your garden, Esther will work with you to choose and source the plants that will best suit your needs and make the best use of your garden space. This might mean using plants that you already have, planting new ones - or both. Once you have your garden planted, Esther can keep your garden beautiful in a maintenance plan agreed with you, or can prepare a planting and maintenance plan for you to use. RHS Level 2 qualified.
Nick Otten trading as Prunus Garden and Tree Services
Member since: 08/10/2019
Hi I'm Nick, I lead Prunus, a friendly and professional Bristol based company. I'm passionate about creating beautiful and wildlife-rich garden. We undertake garden maintenance, garden design, landscaping, garden clearances, and tree surgery. Holding public liability insurance to £5 million. I qualified with distinction in a level 4 postgraduate diploma from the British Academy of Garden Design and received a commendation for an RHS certificate in horticulture, along with a range of qualifications in arboriculture/tree surgery. For something more specialist, like a meditation garden, or living spiritual green space, contact me about my exciting upsoming project, Sacred Space.
Jo Ball trading as Jo Ball Gardens
Bristol, Somerset, BS5
Member since: 07/10/2019
I'm a gardener based in St George, Bristol. I offer regular and one-off garden services including pruning, weeding, hedge trimming, plus choosing and planting new plants. Originally trained in visual art, I am happy to work with you to improve areas of your garden as well as provide ongoing maintenance. Since completingmy RHS Level 2 qualification in 2012 I have worked at Inner Temple Gardens in London, Monet's garden in Giverney and more recently at Organic Blooms, a therapeutic flower farm near Bristol. Organic horticultural principles are important to me as I believe they are better for the environment and ourselves.
Lauren Hurrell trading as Lauren Hurrell
Bristol, Somerset, BS5
Member since: 03/10/2019
I'm a friendly, professional and qualified gardener working in Bristol, Bath and the surrounding area. I provide regular garden maintenance services, which includes nurturing herbaceous, annual and edible plants, tidying and weeding borders, lawn-care, seasonal pruning of shrubs and trimming of small to medium hedges. I enjoy helping clients to create, evolve and maintain their gardens and am happy to provide advice on plant selection if requested. I garden using organic principles wherever possible, promoting good soil health and diversity of wildlife. I am insured and qualified at RHS Level II and trained through WRAGs and The Princes Foundation at Highgrove Royal Gardens.
Member since: 24/06/2019
I have an RHS Level two Diploma in Horticulture and five years experience maintaining gardens in and around Bristol. Tasks I regularly perform for my clients include pruning, planting, hedge cutting, reorganising borders, lawn maintenance and general weeding and tidying. I love my job and take pride in maintaining my customers' gardens to a high standard. Also happy to give general gardening advice during the hours that I'm at the property. I have a good selection of hand tools and a petrol driven strimmer and hedge trimmer. Over the last couple of years I have been redesigning borders for clients from scratch, and choosing and sourcing the plants - I've been really pleased with the results so now feel confident to offer this as part of my service.
Tiro Bestonso trading as Ferntree Landscapes
Clifton, Bristol, BS8
Member since: 15/04/2018
Ferntree Landscapes is led by Tiro Bestonso, a qualified garden designer and RHS Level 2 and 3 certified professional gardener with several years hard landscaping experience. We have a passion for all things horticulture and provide whatever gardening service you need. We work across all forms of domestic and commercial gardens, from small terrace to ground maintenance on large residential housing blocks and are available for one-off jobs as well as regular contracts. Services include in depth site analysis, planting, specialist pruning, removal of all unwanted weeds, hedge trimming, waste disposal, high pressure cleaning and maintenance of existing lawns to name a few. Ferntree Landscapes covers the Bristol, Bath and surrounding areas. We are fully insured and will provide all necessary tools. With attention to detail being a core company value, you can rely on us to provide you with the sound advice and expertise that will keep the standard of your garden looking at its best all year round.
Benjamin Collison trading as Ben Collison Garden Design
Cotham, Bristol, BS41
Member since: 04/03/2019
At Ben Collison Garden Design, I specialise in transforming gardens into a space perfectly suited to you. As part of my design services you'll get a free initial consultation, mood boards, master layout plans, planting plans and concept drawing of the finished designs. Alongside this I offer planting, bespoke planting plans, garden consultations and specialist pruning. I'm fully qualified with a diploma in garden design from The Cotswold Gardening school and RHS level two qualifications. I have over six years hands-on experience working in gardens around Bristol, Bath, The Cotswolds and London. I listen carefully to your needs and diligently work through your requests to create a beautiful outdoor space for you to enjoy. Please contact me for your free inital consultation.
Fishponds, Bristol, BS16
Member since: 26/02/2018
I am a self employed organic gardener based in Fishponds. I focus on regular garden maintenance, looking after and improving wildlife-friendly gardens. My work includes shrub pruning, hedge trimming, fruit tree maintenance or renovations, soil health and of course caring for herbaceous perennials and making them look their best. I also enjoy designing and planting new borders, pot displays or bedding displays, renovating tired borders and helping customers choose suitable and beautiful plants for their garden. I hold an RHS Level 2 Certificate and I trained at Highgrove Gardens. My practice is completely organic and I can help customers to garden in a sustainable, wildlife friendly way. I am friendly and personable, have good attention to detail, work hard and take pride in doing a job well without cutting corners.
Jon Ash is a director at YES Landscape Consultants Ltd but also
trades as Jon Ash Garden Design
Member since: 15/01/2018
Hi I'm Jon, a professional garden designer and plant lover based in Bristol. I've studied horticulture, garden design and landscape architecture and practised them for well over a decade! As a keen allotmenteer and naturalist, I like to incorporate edible plants as well as wildlife encouraging species and methods into my designs. I also run a commercial landscape consultancy company that designs urban spaces and generally helps out other professionals in the trade. Through this I have designed school grounds, housing developments, public spaces, show gardens and even shopping centres.
trading as William Cooper Gardener
Yatton, Bristol, BS49
Member since: 22/09/2017
I've been a self employed gardener since 2009, running a successful garden maintenance company. I have formal qualifications in horticulture including RHS Level 2 and 3 Certificates and a Higher National Diploma from Pershore College. To add to the practical skills gained while self employed, i've successfully completed a garden placement and attended various practical courses. The bulk of my work is garden maintenance carried out on a weekly or fortnightly round. Regular maintenance could include lawn mowing, hedge trimming, pruning, weeding etc. I'm happy to advise on planting. I don't tackle hard landscaping. The areas I currently cover include North Somerset and Bristol.
Gareth Edwards trading as Edwards Garden Services
Member since: 18/11/2016
Experienced, qualified and expert garden team operating across the region since 1998. Covering Bristol and the wider region, Wales, The Forest of Dean, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire and BANES. Responsible both for extensive and nationally significant registered gardens to more intimate urban courtyards. Whether grafting heritage fruit cultivars, digging over a weed infested border or routinely cutting the lawn, Edwards Garden Services provides a comprehensive design and garden management and maintenance service.
Massimo D'Alessandro trading as Massimo's Help in The Garden
Welcome to Massimo D'Alessandro who trades as Massimo's Help In The Garden in the Bristol area. Massimo is RHS qualified and says that he is 'a passionate gardener, with a keen eye for details and a vocation to serve in the great UK gardening tradition with an Italian touch. I can help with general maintenance, clearance of overgrown situations and revamp of the garden planting and layout. I am RHS level 2 qualified'.
Stuart Allington trading as Designing with Plants
Coombe Dingle, Bristol, BS9
Member since: 03/03/2015
Welcome to new member Stuart Allington and works in and around the Bristol area trading as Designing with Plants. Stuart has a level 3 certificate in horticulture specialising in design. Stuart says that he also offers 'Garden maintenance on a weekly or fortnightly round. Planting plans for new borders and beds'.
Nathan Apperley trading as Apperley Garden Services
Stockwood, Bristol, BS3
Member since: 07/02/2013
Welcome to new member Nathan Apperley owner of Apperley Garden Services in Bristol. Nathan is RHS and City and Guilds qualified. Nathan says 'I offer a specialist vegetable gardening service, building and tending raised beds. I also offer regular garden maintenance and landscaping work'.
Mike Winter trading as MJ Winter
Congresbury, Bristol, BS49
Member since: 25/07/2012
Welcome to new member Mike Winter based in Congresbury. Mike holds a number of professional licenses for specialist horticultural equipment. Mike says 'I provide a local friendly, reliable, professional personal service of garden maintenance work with attention to detail and customer requirements. I have been in business since 1992, City and Guilds qualified in the safe use of garden machinery'.
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