Gardening Consultancy

Dennis Footman –¬†Ex-Head Gardener Trinity College, Cambridge


For Your Garden Consultation

As the ex-head gardener at Trinity College, Cambridge I have a wealth of experience that I can bring to your garden.

Whether you’re an avid gardener looking for some expert help or you want the best advice on a low maintenance garden that will look great all year round, I’m at your service.


Advice on re-designing borders


Assessment of current planting and potential changes

Maintenance Schedule

Compiling a maintenance schedule for pruning and lawn etc

Pest & Disease

I can offer advice on solutions to any pest and disease problems that you may have in your garden

Gift Idea

Give a Gardening Consultation as a birthday or anniversary gift

Wedding Gardens

Dressing your garden for a wedding party

Garden Party

Get your garden looking its best for a summer garden party

Prospective buyers

Get your garden looking as good as possible for prospective house purchasers

Garden Consultation Blog

The Box of Blight

The Box of Blight

Box blight is a disease of the Box plant which attacks the leaves and stems but leaves the roots alone.....which is awfully kind of it. It is a disease that thrives in wet damp conditions which makes it a perfect disease for this part of the world. Box Blight is...

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Please Keep Off (and out) The Grass!

Please Keep Off (and out) The Grass!

***Here is a post I wrote back in the old days when I was the Head Gardener at Trinity college, Cambridge. I have given it a little spruce up and updated some of the photos*** Now there is one part of the garden that has given me more sleepless nights than any other...

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Phone Call

First we’ll speak on the phone and discuss what I can do for your garden which will help me give you an initial quote.

Visit Garden

Next is the visit to your garden where we can discuss your garden, I’ll answer any questions and make recommendations.


Finally, after visiting your garden, I’ll produce a written report with my recommendations and speak with you on the phone .

Garden Consultancy Enquiry

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