Jane Porter is a garden designer based in Bristol. She graduated from the Planting Design Diploma at the London College of Garden Design in 2021 with distinction and ‘Prize for Best Project.’ To attend the course she received the largest career development award ever given to an individual by the Finnis Scott Foundation. In May 2022 she won a Gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show and the ‘Best in Category’ award for the Still Garden – a Scottish container garden.
After a first career as an Arts Producer she retrained in Horticulture in 2016 and now works on residential and public projects in London, the south west and Scotland. Jane also provides online consultations to clients nationally.
Jane has a passion for arts and heritage sites having worked on projects at Hospitalfield, Arbroath, Bristol Museums and recently redesigning the planting for the newly refurbished Royal West of England Academy in Bristol.