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?
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.
Fishponds, Bristol, BS16
Member since: 26/02/2018
I am a self employed gardener based in Fishponds. My services include regular garden maintenance as well as one off jobs such as tidying borders, hedge trimming, fruit tree maintenance or renovations and shrub pruning. I also enjoy designing and planting new borders, pot displays or bedding displays and helping customers choose suitable and beautiful plants for their garden. I hold an RHS Level 2 Certificate and I trained at Highgrove Gardens for a year. I have a particular interest in organic gardening and can help customers to use sustainable, wildlife friendly practices in their garden. I am friendly and personable, have good attention to detail 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.
Miles Dyer trading as Miles Dyer Horticulture
Rownham Mead, Hotwells, Bristol, BS8
Member since: 07/08/2017
I'm a Professional Gardener, boasting a number of Royal Horticultural Society Qualifications, as well as City & Guilds Diplomas and one or two LANTRA qualifications for extra oumph. My training is in Heritage Horticulture. I have a Permaculture Design Certificate and Knowledge of Organic Approaches. I'm on foot, so I have a selection of small professionally made tools that I carry with me, however, I do have to rely on clients for bigger tools and machinery.
Megan Thurgur trading as Megan Thurgur Garden Services
Yatton, Bristol, BS49
Member since: 19/04/2017
Welcome to Megan Thurgur who is RHS qualified. Megan says she is a 'Friendly, reliable, qualified female gardener. All garden services offered including year round general maintenance, weeding, pruning, raising plants, planting out and care of containers and pots. Design and plant choice advice given. Recent/current projects include designing and creating a new border for a war memorial garden, liaising with clients to design and create beds and borders, renovating a completely overgrown garden and selecting and planting shrubs and trees for both municipal and private gardens. Please see my Instagram page: Yatton_Village_Gardener'
Gareth Edwards trading as Edwards Garden Services
Member since: 18/11/2016
Welcome to new member Gareth Edwards who trades as Edwards Garden Services in the Bristol and North Somerset area. Gareth holds a masters degree in the conservation of historic gardens and cultural landscapes from The University of Bath. Gareth says that his experience includes responsibility 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 & garden management & 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'.
Support for Gardeners in Bristol
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