Plantsman and landscape gardener John Gordon offers an inspirational hands-on bespoke garden design consultancy from renovating an entire garden, rejuvenating existing herbaceous or mixed borders to creating newly planted beds.

Suppling quality garden centre and nursery plants direct to your garden and creating your beautiful and private dream garden paradise, (be it cottage, woodland or secret romantic retreat) ongoing aftercare visits to help you maintain and develop your personal sanctuary can be arranged.

 John trained at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and with over 30 years’ experience presently works for clients in Angus, Aberdeen, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Edinburgh, Perth and St Andrews, welcoming enquiries from anyone with garden planting development projects in mind. 


John can be contacted direct on 07988 010418 for a chat

His gardening blog The Temperate Gardener is updated regularly to suggest ideas, inspire, guide and encourage anyone wanting to maximise their gardens full planting potential.



  • Gardening advice and planting ideas for garden beds, borders and containers.

  • Sourcing & supply of trees, shrubs, climbers, bulbs and herbaceous perennials including ferns and grasses  specific to individual client taste, aims and garden conditions.

  • Correct ground preparation, planting and aftercare service as required.

  • Giving talks and writing articles on creating and developing attractive low maintenance planting displays to give year round colour and interest.

Contact John 07988 010418