AMPG design for Gaze Burvill at RHS Chelsea 2021 revealed.

Delighted to announce that the Ann-Marie Powell Gardens team is designing Gaze Burvill's display at 2021’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, highlighting the Hampshire based company's British master craftsmanship.  Gaze Burvill design and manufacture comfortable and timeless furniture for people who enjoy the quiet pleasure of owning pieces of lasting quality and beauty.  Crafted out of top [...]

By |2020-12-23T12:29:42+00:00December 23rd, 2020|News|

Sunday Telegraph – Learn how the garden experts got the bug.

When writer Jean Vernon asked me to contribute to a Sunday Telegraph article on the gateway plants that started a love of gardens and gardening, I had no idea my thoughts and selection would see me rubbing shoulders (in print only of course!) with Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond, Michelin starred chef [...]

By |2021-01-04T17:28:51+00:00December 20th, 2020|News|

“It’s about planting hope”says Ann-Marie Powell in the Financial Times

It was unseasonably warm and balmy through the first UK lockdown and many opened the garden door, reached for a trowel and dove into their garden. They found a sanctuary and a shield away from the worries of the world and basked in the sunshine. But the weather has turned during lockdown [...]

By |2020-11-24T11:19:30+00:00November 24th, 2020|News|

AMPG featured as Top 50 Garden Designers

Absolutely delighted to be included in the Top 50 leading Garden Designers in Horticulture Week's latest issue. It's always an honour to be recognised by your industry colleagues. This inclusion feels particularly important to us as a practice in a year where gardens and outdoor space have never been so important to us [...]

By |2020-11-24T10:46:54+00:00November 5th, 2020|News|

House and Garden Top 50 Garden Designer

Ann-Marie Powell is honoured (and delighted!) to be selected by House & Garden Magazine as one of the Top 50 Garden Designers in their November 2020 issue. She is humbled to be in such auspicious company - dear friends and colleagues who have inspired so many with their work (Ann-Marie included), and who [...]

By |2020-11-05T10:53:38+00:00October 13th, 2020|News|

Future Projects: Our RHS Wisley gardens feature in ProLandscaper Magazine

Always a thrill to open one of our practice's favourite industry magazines ProLandscaper and discover our work featured in it. Of the two gardens the Ann-Marie Powell Gardens Studio has designed to encircle the UK's first-ever dedicated scientific centre of excellence at the Royal Horticultural Society's flagship garden RHS Wisley, the wildlife garden is well underway [...]

By |2020-09-23T21:06:12+00:00July 29th, 2020|News|

Would you ask Ann-Marie Powell for honest garden critique?

Garden writer Stephen Lacey invites garden designer Ann-Marie Powell for constructive criticism... Always such a pleasure to visit old friends who you admire and respect at home in their own gardens, but what to say when they ask your honest opinion of their garden?! When I visited my old friend Stephen Lacey at [...]

By |2020-09-23T20:44:43+00:00July 20th, 2020|News|

Ann-Marie Powell features in the Financial Times May 29th 2020

Ann-Marie Powell is delighted to have been featured in The Financial Times House and Home in an article written by Journalist Jane Perrone regarding the future of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. She reports "Every designer I have spoken to has been devastated by the cancellation of the show, but there has been a silver [...]

By |2020-09-23T20:44:45+00:00June 3rd, 2020|News|

Ann-Marie Powell featured in The Telegraph 24th May 2020

Very pleased to contribute to today's The Telegraph musing about how the RHS Chelsea Flower Show might look next year in 2021. "What does the future of RHS Chelsea Flower Show look like? We asked the experts... by Tim Richardson. Is the ‘fallow year’ of Virtual Chelsea a chance for a creative reset? Britain’s top [...]

By |2020-09-23T20:44:47+00:00May 24th, 2020|News|

RHS Chelsea special in The Daily Mail features Ann-Marie Powell

Ann-Marie Powell is delighted to be included in The Daily Mail's RHS Chelsea Flower Show Special on Saturday 16th May 2020. "How we created our show stoppers...at home They've all won RHS gold medals. Now they reveal how. Dazzling display to cheer up passer-by. Ann-Marie Powell, 48, lives in Petersfield, Hampshire, with her partner Jules, [...]

By |2020-09-23T21:04:24+00:00May 16th, 2020|News|