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Our Horticultural Grounds Maintenance Team

Throughout Kent, Surrey, Essex & London

Our skilled workforce are committed to professionalism in everything they do.

The Oakleigh Manor Horticultural Team is led by David Reade, the Horticultural Director, followed by four leading Horticulturalists, who have many years experience in the industry between them. Supporting our Horticulturalists is a team of semi-skilled gardeners, who work alongside them on a daily basis, aspiring to one day become a lead Horticulturalist themselves.
We strive to identify and employ those with a strong passion, to further build and progress our team.

David Reade – Horticultural Director

With experience in the industry since 2002, David is a man of ardour. His naturalistic planting style is unparalleled and his passion for his lovingly built horticultural company is possessing. David prides himself on gardens being designed for his clients and not for himself, with a right plant, right place ethos.
His already extensive, but ever growing plant knowledge is encyclopedic, and his ability to grow his employees and further their knowledge is ever paramount to his want to provide the best possible care for his client’s gardens. Dedicated and honest, David still maintains a very hardworking, hands on approach to directing his company with progression ever in the forefront of his mind.

If you would like to arrange an initial 1-hour, free of charge meeting with one of our Head Gardeners, then please contact our friendly office team. Within this meeting we can provide an initial health and condition check of the grounds, and discuss your requirements in more detail.

Once the meeting is complete, we will process fixed fee proposals for any contracted or one off works requested, and draw up an on going ground care proposal for you to consider.

Click here to tell us your grounds requirements, or call our friendly team on 01227 750016.