2022 – Merger of Nicholsons and Lockhart Garratt

By combining two of the industry’s most experienced service providers in landscape design, forestry and environmental planning, we can now offer a unified high-quality service to all of our clients, integrating consultancy advice with contracting support, providing continuity and reassurance for plant supply, resources and materials. Read our full press release here: https://www.nicholsonsgb.com/nlg-stronger-together/

2010 – Orchard Barn built

In 2010 the Orchard Barn is built. Originally owned by Mrs Heinz of the 57 Varieties, Orchard Barn now plays host to numerous Club 57 events throughout the year.

2008 – Roderick Nicholson retires

In 2008, Roderick Nicholson retired after a successful 29 years, having grown the business from scratch. Roderick is still seen often in the nursery but now has more time to care for his own garden!

2000 – Main office built

Nicholsons' main office is built, along with our beloved first polytunnel, Clarence. Clarence now plays home to the Rosara range, providing an outdoor area to showcase our products in situ.

1997 – Liz Nicholson joins Nicholsons full-time

Liz Nicholson, having worked part-time with the business since 1992, came to join the team as a full-time member of staff. She brought with her a creative spirit and fresh ideas for the development of Nicholsons. Liz is now our Managing Director.