Working with the Spirit of Place in design projects


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Mark Lamey, Landscape Designer & Consultant

Mark trained in horticulture at the RHS Gardens, Wisley and at the Royal Botanic Garden, Kew.  He worked as Head Gardener for a private estate in Gloucestershire before becoming a freelance horticulturist and garden designer.  In 2011 he was employed as a Gardens Adviser to the National Trust in the North of England and later for Sissinghurst and Nymans and in 2016 was Project Manager for the National Trust’s Capability Brown tercentenary.  He has a Masters in the Conservation of Historic Gardens and Cultural Landscapes and now works as a freelance Landscape Designer and Consultant, based in West Sussex.  He is a judge for the Sussex Heritage Trust awards, Gardens and Landscape category and a Trustee for The Garden House in Devon.