Meet the Team">Meet the Team

JamesJames Petit

Founded Rainbow Gardening in 2000 after graduating from the University of Sussex and working as an assistant gardener on a large 200 acre estate in Ockley. James lives in Epsom and is married with three young children. He holds qualifications from the Royal Horticultural Society and City and Guilds in horticulture. Whilst studying the RHS certificate he was taught by MATT JAMES (The City Gardener Channel 4). James is passionate about plants and creating beautiful outdoor areas. Insisting that his team have good plant knowledge and a genuine enthusiasm for gardening is central to the ethos of Rainbow Gardening.

TomThomas Parsons

Has worked for the company since 2007 after previously being a manager in retail for seven years. He is now in charge of the day to day running of the maintenance division as maintenance manager. Tom lives in Epsom and is married with a daughter. He studied for 2 years at Merrist Wood College. He has also studied the Royal Horticultural Society Certificate and holds NVQ qualifications in brick laying.

PhilPhil Timms

Assistant Gardener

Phil works in the maintenance team. Has a wealth of knowledge in the commercial grounds care sector.

JolyonJolyon Brooks

Maintenance Team Leader

Jolyon has worked for Rainbow Gardening for 3 years. Previously worked for 5 years in horticulture maintaining large private estates. Has studied the RHS level 2 and was taught by Andrew Scott.

Carl Pritt

Maintenance Team Leader

Carl lives in Epsom with his partner and daughter He has 20 years experience working in exclusive private gardens. Trained at Merrist Wood and taught by Andrew Scott. Carl has also studied the RHS course.

Michael Reynolds

Landscape Gardener

Michael lives in Ewell and has a wealth of knowledge in landscaping with over 20 years experience.

Carl Taylor

Gardener

Carl Taylor lives in Ewell with his partner and three sons. Carl specialises in garden clearance work. Also know as ‘Cool Carl’.

Michael Currie

Landscape Gardener

Michael lives near wimbledon and has a BSc Honours degree in Environmental Science from Portsmouth university. After starting in the garden maintenance division, he has recently moved into the landscpe division after completing an intensive course in paving driveways and landscaping. Michael is looking for love!

Joel Moody

Gardener

Joel lives in Epsom and works in the garden maintenance division and has recently got engaged.

Chris Fry

Maintenance Team Leader

Chris lives in Surbiton with his partner and has a 5 year old daughter. He has 17 years experience in garden maintenance and is RHS qualified.

Ben Elcome

Landscape Gardener

Ben lives near Wimbledon and has experience in tree surgery. He currently works in the lanscape division as a labourer.

Miles Pickard

Landscape Gardener

Currently works in the landscape division.

Tony Tester

Maintenance Division

Currently works in the maintenance division.

Emrah Saylak

Maintenance Division

Currently works in the maintenance division.

Mark Cutler

Maintenance Division

Currently works in the maintenance division.