NG Growers Stories

Meet the inspirational
gardeners achieving great
results with Natural Grower

Ann-Marie Powell the multi-award winning garden designer

You may know Ann-Marie Powell from her TV appearances on shows including The Alan Titchmarsh Show, Garden SOS, Real Gardens and The Great Garden Challenge. Or from her books, articles, blog and more recently her instagram page My Real Garden, where she documents her own garden journey. Ann-Marie is a huge source of inspiration and we loved catching up with her to find out more about how she got into garden design and horticulture.

Meet Rob Smith – winner of BBC2’s Allotment Challenge

You may know Rob Smith as the winner of the recent BBC2's Allotment Challenge. He is also a columnist for weekly gardening magazine Garden News and monthly magazine Kitchen Garden. We chatted to Rob to find out more about his passions and inspirations.
The Essex Allotment Farm, Regenerative Agriculture

Meet Alex Horne founder of The Essex Allotment

Alex quit the corporate world (at Tesco's for 14 years) to pursue a vision of creating a market garden business based on the principles of regenerative agriculture. His farm allows people to have direct access to locally grown produce.

Gardening tutor and instagram star August Hudson

If you’re on instagram and you’re into gardening you most probably will have come across August Hudson who makes it her mission through her daily posts to inspire others to grow their own food. We caught up with August to find out more about her daily life and what got her into gardening.
forking earth brothers, gardening pair

Forking Earth – brothers with a passion for growing great tasting organic food

James and Jon Penn are brothers and entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry with a passion for growing great tasting organic food. Over the last few years they have been experimenting with growing in their home gardens, but wanted to move up to a larger space and utilised the lockdown period in 2020 to kickstart their Forking Earth project.