Andrew Babicz Dip. Hort. (Edin)
I started as an apprentice gardener at InvereweGardens with The National Trust for Scotland and went on to study at The Royal Horticultural
Society's Garden, Wisley, KewGardens and HamptonCourtPalaceGarden.
I studied at Somerset College of Agriculture and Horticulture, Cannington for
two years and then studied for three years at The Royal Botanic Garden
I worked for the Parks Department of the London Borough of Croydon as their
Horticultural Officer and then moved to the London Borough of Redbridge as
Assistant Parks Manager, subsequently becoming their Chief Recreation
I am currently the gardening expert on Phoenix
Radio, Brentwood. Sunday mornings.
I write for The EnglishGarden magazine.
I am a judge with "Britain In Bloom".
I am a keen photographer and have around 4000 slides and hundreds of digital
photographs of plants for use in my talks and lectures