Get to know our Wonderful Team!

Don - Owner/Manager

 don

Qualification: Cert III Horticulture

Like about work: Sharing a common interest of plants with customers, Outdoors, Fauna that visits the nursery, the people I work with and how creative they are.

What aspect of horticulture do you like at work? My strengths are most things edible, veggies, herbs, fruit trees and berries.

Specialist field at work: Water plants, pumps and water features.

Favourite plant: Veggies.

Jenna - Qualified Full Timer

Jenna

Qualification: Studying Cert III Propagation Nursery & Cert III Horticulture

Like about work:   Working outside and seeing all of the wildlife we have around the yard.

What aspect of horticulture do you like at work? Learning new things everyday.

Specialist field at work:  Pests and diseases.

Favourite plant:  Spring flowering bulbs.

 

Brenda - Super Fantastic Sales Assistant

Brenda

Qualification: Dip Horticulture

Like about work: Helping customers and working with plants.

What aspect of horticulture do you like at work? Soil management and customer service.

Specialist field at work: Soil management, environmental preservation, production plants, propagation, Pegasus Sensory Garden.

Favourite plant: Most of them!

 

Paul - Super Fantastic Sales Assistant

Paul

Qualification: Cert III Horticulture

Like about work: Customers and the wildlife in the nursery.

What aspect of horticulture do you like at work? I have a good broad knowledge base; I like working and helping people at work.

Specialist field at work: I specialize in rare and unusual bulbs and perennials.  Anything out of the normal range is something I’ll collect.

Favourite plant: Tough call !!, whichever interesting thing is in flower, anything unusual.

Lisa - Co-Owner, Office Manager, Wages, Accts etc, etc and Sales, & Giftware Buyer

Lisa

Qualification: Nearly everything except horticulture.

Like about work: The customers, and our great staff, seeing what people really like in store

What aspect of horticulture do you like at work? I love seeing what other people love and can create.

Specialist field at work: Giftware buyer, Office Manager, Helper Outerer.

Favourite plant: I love all plants to the detriment of my bank account.

Come in and see us at The Garden Plant Nursery, "where plant life, is our life".