Meet Phil

I’ve many years of gardening experience, in my own time at first, following in my Grandad's footsteps. Then 9 years working for various landscaping and arboculturalist companies before going self employed just over 5 years ago. Read more...

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Seed sowings speed up from this month on - what will you sow? If you were only to try one plant, how about a chilli? Read More.

Phil's Portrait by Brock Elbank

I've been shot by Brock Elbank for a series of 80 portraits of people sporting impressive and interesting facial hair that will go on display at Somerset House, central London, in March. Read More.


Pea plantQuite often seen as an alternative approach to gardening, permaculture may be soon be the most sensible approach. Read more...

Entries in Somerset (2)


Sarah Tovey, Bath

Hi Phil

Thanks so much for the work on the beeches, it looks great down there and we can now see the canal from the deck which I'm most excited about !

Many thanks



Hayley Burgess, Bath

Pruned apple treePhil was extremely prompt, friendly and above all professional. He met all agreed timings, knew exactly what was needed, left my garden very tidy and most importantly was competitively priced. So much so that both my neighbours have subsequently booked his garden services when they saw the impressive job he'd done. Thank you!