The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor

Robert Barker

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2016 Gold Medal Winner

The Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor is extremely proud and excited to announce the attendance of RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2016 Gold Medal winner Robert Barker

Robert Barker is an RHS Gold Medal winning garden designer who brings together a passion for plants, people, nature, a love for modern architecture and an understanding of how a design can work in harmony with its environment to create a timeless landscape.

After a career as a singer/songwriter Robert followed his passion into garden design by studying with the RHS at Capel Manor College, the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and finally garden design and planting design at Capel Manor College. Robert has been part of a Gold Medal and People's Choice Award winning show garden team at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and has worked as a gardener for such names as Diarmuid Gavin, Matthew Biggs, and Julie Toll.


In 2016 at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show Robert was awarded a Gold Medal for his first show garden entitled The Red Thread which was described on the BBC by Monty Don as a garden that “exemplifies all that is interesting about conceptual gardens”.


Robert designs gardens nationwide with a focus on London, Cambridge and Hertfordshire and his designs have featured on the BBC, ITV and frequently feature in the press and media.


Robert Barker Garden and Landscape Design is committed to providing its clients with a personal, professional and bespoke garden and landscape design service, from start to finish and beyond.

Book A Free Garden Design Consultation

Simply book your tickets for the Home and Garden Show at Capel Manor online and at the same time book a free 30 minute garden design consultation either on Saturday 24th or Sunday 25th June 2017 with Robert Barker at the show.

Please note that although Robert may have some free time slots at the show to meet you, to guarantee your one to one with him and discuss your garden design requirements 

 pre booking is required online in advance of the show.