The Frosts Garden Centre Group has just signed an exclusive deal with TV personality and award-winning celebrity gardener Diarmuid Gavin to provide a bespoke garden design service called Inspired Gardens.

Aimed at the discerning customer looking to achieve the most inspirational and imaginative of all gardens, the well-known presenter, author and award winner for designs at the Chelsea Flower Show, will use his expertise and imagination to create bespoke gardens through the Frosts Garden Design Team.

?This is the first of its kind of partnership across the Garden Centre Industry and a huge coup for Frosts?, says James Frost, Managing Director. He adds: ?Diarmuid has become a good friend of the Garden Centre and supported us on several occasions but now this friendship has grown to become a valuable business offering to add to our portfolio of expertise. Inspired Gardens is a completely new level of service for customers that no other Garden Centre across the UK has and we are proud to be leading the way in the evolution of garden design.?

The starting price of a garden designed by Diarmuid and created by the team is ?50,000. This includes four key stages.

  1. The Consultation. This is with Diarmuid in the person?s home to view the garden and gain a sense of what the customer is looking to achieve, including the style, function, inspiration and functionality of the garden.
  2. The Big Presentation. Diarmuid returns later to present his ideas, which include hand drawn sketches, mood boards and accompanying visuals of his inspiration.
  3. The Final Design. Once the design has been finalised, a more detailed design will be drawn up to include planting plans and final layout. These will be delivered by Frosts Garden Design Team for sign off.
  4. The Build. Frosts Garden Design Team highly experienced team undertake the build and planting working from Diarmuid?s design. Diarmuid works with Frosts on every aspect of the build and is present during the planting and for initial completion and handover.

Diarmuid says: ?I am delighted to be working with Frosts Garden Centre and its team of design and landscape experts. This is an exceptional service for someone looking to explore the unimaginable possibilities of garden design and to create a unique and personal haven within any size, space or shape. The bigger the challenge the better.?

To enquire about Diarmuid designing your garden call 0800 954 9484 or visit

About Diarmuid:

Diarmuid Gavin is an Irish garden designer who specialises in planning and planting gardens throughout the world that are beautiful, unique, sometimes unusual, quirky and often fun.

He trained at Dublin?s Botanic Gardens and came to prominence through creating award-winning gardens at the Chelsea Flower Show in London. Awarded a doctorate from Nottingham Trent University to recognise his contribution to outdoor design. He acts an ambassador for Prince Charles, through his foundation for the Build Environment.

He has authored 11 books, including two, Outdoor and Planting with Sir Terence Conran. His autobiography, How The Boy Next Door Turned Out was published in 2011.

About Frosts Garden Design:

Frosts Garden Design and Construction has the passion to create an ideal garden, whether that is a low maintenance space, a unique contemporary or traditional styled garden. The company only uses in house teams to ensure all projects are constructed and managed efficiently and tidily and that work is carried out to the highest possible standard. The Landscape Design team can offer expert advice on any aspect of a garden, whether that is a small town garden or a large country estate.

Services available:

Residential and Commercial Garden Design
Project Management
Full, in house Construction Service
Planting Design and Installation
Design and Installation of Bespoke Water Features
Natural Swimming Pools / Hot tub installation

To enquire about Diarmuid designing your garden call 0800 954 9484 or visit


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