Andrew Wilson (garden designer)

Andrew Wilson is a British landscape architect garden designer, lecturer and writer. He is a partner in Wilson McWilliam Studio and founded The London College of Garden Design.[1] He has judged for the Royal Horticultural Society at the Chelsea Flower Show,[2] Hampton court and Tatton Park and has also judged the Bloom Festival in Ireland. He wrote a regular column for Gardens Illustrated and contributes to the Royal Horticultural Society's journal The Garden alongside the production of a series of books,[3] the most recent of which are Influential Gardeners,[4] The Book of Garden Plans [5] and the Book of Plans for Small Gardens,[6] The Gardens of Luciano Guibbilei [7] and Contemporary Colour in the Garden.[8] He is also the founding editor of The Garden Design Journal [9] and is a former Chairman and currently a Fellow of the Society of Garden Designers, the UK’s professional body for garden design.


  1. ^ Anderton, Stephen. Learning the business of garden design The Sunday Times, 9 May 2009
  2. ^ Wilson, Andrew. Chelsea Flower Show is the Catwalk of Garden Design, The Guardian. pg 35, Wed 20 June 2007.
  3. ^ Black A.C. Who's Who 2011
  4. ^ Wilson, Andrew. "Influential Gardeners". Mitchell Beazley, 2002.
  5. ^ Wilson, Andrew. "The Book of Garden Plans". Mitchell Beazley, 2004.
  6. ^ Wilson, Andrew. The Book of Plans for Small Gardens. Mitchell Beazley, 2007.
  7. ^ Wilson, Andrew. The Gardens of Luciano Guibbilei. Merrell, 2010.
  8. ^ Wilson, Andrew. "Contemporary colour in the garden". Timber Press, 2011.
  9. ^ Wilson, Andrew. In the beginning - the birth of the garden design journal Garden Design Journal, November 2010

Selected projectsEdit

View of the elevated walkway at the new rose garden in the Savill Garden by Wilson McWilliam Studio