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The weather may not be enticing you out of doors, but autumn is the season for forward thinking about the garden. It's time to clear up what summer, and autumn's leaves, have left in their wake, and lay the bulbs for spring. If you're looking to go further and redesign your whole outside space, or just want some inspiration, our list of 10 great garden designers is a good place to start. For details of more designers and all other gardening services, scroll down and click on your nearest area.


african entertainment area in a garden
African Garden by Wendy Stokes, Surrey

Garden design sketch
Unusual landscaping by Revitalise Gardens, Southampton

contemporary landscaped garden
Contemporary urban garden by Tim Mackley, Dulwich


10 great garden designers...


1. Wendy Stokes Garden Design, Surrey

Wendy Stokes has ideas in abundance. Wendy is known for fitting family briefs such as sunken trampolines and sensory gardens for children, which include "touchy feely" flowers for kids as well as grown-up entertainment spaces 

Sophie Simpson garden

2. Tim Mackley Garden Design, Dulwich

With some beautiful contemporary designs for small urban gardens in his portfolio, Tim Mackley promises to harmonise the architecture of the garden with that of the house 


3. Esse Landscapes, Kent

Esse Landscapes is a Chelsea Flower Show award winner and finalist in Horticulture Week Landscape Awards for "Best Residential Garden Project"


4. Cheryl Cummings Garden Design, Monmouth

An RHS award winning garden designer, Cheryl Cummings will design for any shape and size and caters to all personal tastes


5. Janine Pattison Studios, Bournemouth

A 2012 BALI Landscape Design Excellence Award Winner, Janine Pattison Studios are known for their contemporary designs


6. Linden Landscapes, Kent

Promising high quality and unique gardens across the county, Linden Landscapes are multiple award winners and will use only their own skilled and experienced staff 


Wendy Stokes bench and flowers

7. Sarah Dunstall Landscape and Garden Design, Oxfordshire

Sarah Dunstall offers garden designs with a conscience, working with low carbon companies and an emphasis on eco-friendly, environmentally sustainable design and biodiversity


8. Revitalise Gardens, Southampton

Excellent for hard and soft landscaping, this family business will help you visualise a design with 3D images


9. Sophie Simpson Garden Design, Northumberland

As well as closely monitoring the full process of the garden redesign, Sophie offers private tutorials to help you maintain the garden once it's complete


10. ExtraVert Online Garden Design, Greenwich 

If you're pushed for time and watching the pennies, ExtraVert will do your whole design consultation over the Internet, using aerial mapping for measurement whilst also providing a 'real person' contact if and when you want one


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