Pickering PlantCare has been creating and maintaining gardens in the East Midlands since 2006.

Ruth Pickering of Pickering PlantCare is a qualified, experienced, plants women, gardener and garden designer who specialises in getting the most from your plot. She has been working in the industry since 2006 when she left her job in Training and Customer Service Management to make a new career out of her passion for plants and gardens. She has a degree in Biological Sciences, holds RHS professional qualifications in horticulture and has a Diploma in Garden Design. She is also a keen member of the WFGA-Advancing Horticulture.

Ruth strongly believes in getting children interested in gardening and voluntarily runs the Gardening Club at her local primary school. She is also a voluntary committee member of both her local Horticultural Society and local open gardens group.