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April 30, 2018

House Beautiful? Ask an expert!

House Beautiful? Ask the expert! We are delighted to announce that Ann-Marie has become a regular contributor for House Beautiful magazine’s “Ask the Experts” section, joining their superb expert panel of Oliver Heath, Jo Behari and Sallie Chater to advise on all things garden related. Keep your eyes peeled for her first expert advice coming this July. SaveSaveSaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave
March 5, 2018

Help the Birds this Week

As the temperature plummet this week, our feathered friends need our help to survive in our gardens – us providing  food and water can be the difference between life and death in many cases.
March 5, 2018

Ann-Marie Powell Gardens Appointed to Design Two New Gardens at RHS Garden Wisley

The Royal Horticultural Society has commissioned award-winning designer Ann-Marie Powell to design two new gardens around the planned new Centre for Horticultural Science and Learning on the Hilltop at RHS Garden Wisley. The Wildlife Garden and Kitchen Garden will form a ‘living laboratory’ when they open in spring 2021 and play an important part in the enhanced learning experience by illustrating how plants impact our […]
February 7, 2018

Hosting & winning at the SGD Awards

Last Friday, the great and the good in Landscape and Garden Design gathered in London for the SGD industry awards.  The event was hosted by our own Ann-Marie Powell. But even more excitingly, we were delighted to win the award for the ‘Healing or Learning Garden’ category for the Greenfingers Garden ‘Chestnut Tree House’. Photo credit: Edward Hill / SGD
February 7, 2018

How to turn your garden into nature reserve

February is such a promising time in the garden.  The days are starting to get longer and the earliest bulbs starting to emerge from their winter’s sleep. Winter aconites, snowdrops, crocuses and hellebores provide a carpet of colour in our gardens, but for wildlife, February is typically a month of bitter cold and food is starting to get very thin on the ground. We’ve got some […]
January 10, 2018

A New Year, a new start in the Garden – Jobs for January

The January garden seemingly rests at this time of year, slumbering through long hours of darkness and short January days. But those precious hours of crisp light that punctuate day upon day of grey can be immensely useful in getting a head start in creating a better garden for you to enjoy this summer. Grab a tool and get out there…
January 10, 2018

Ann-Marie Powell is one of Pro Landscapers Most Influential

We are delighted to announce that our company Principal, Ann-Marie Powell, has been voted one of the top 24 most influential people in the business of horticulture, as voted by the readers of top industry magazine Pro Landscaper . Photo Credit Charlie Hopkinson
October 9, 2017

AMPG shortlisted for TWO Society of Garden Designers Awards

We are thrilled, honoured and delighted to be finalists for TWO of our gardens at the 2017 Society of Garden Designers Awards. So pleased too for our clients at fabulous Sopwell House Hotel and the wonderful children’s hospice, Chestnut Tree House,  built in partnership with the fabulous charity Greenfingers. The winners will be announced at the SGD Awards Ceremony in February 2018.           […]