Welcome to Jacqui Brocklehurst Garden design

Jacqui Brocklehurst is an award winning designer who creates beautiful gardens across Manchester and Cheshire. Her bespoke designs are influenced by her background in art and reflect her lifelong passion for plants.

Jacqui offers the complete garden design service from an initial consultation through to the design process and on to the landscape build.

Jacqui is a gardening expert for BBC radio Manchester and broadcasts regularly sharing tips and advice with listeners.

‘There is no spot of ground, however arid, bare or ugly, that cannot be tamed into such a state as may give an impression of beauty.’ Gertrude Jekyll

A split level suburban garden

The garden A narrow strip of garden runs along the back of the house; it is 17 metres in length and just 5 metres in depth. North facing, it gets some sun at each end, dependent on the time of day. The garden is split level and the client is in...

Cut off their heads?

It certainly feels like the summer borders have peaked too soon! Perennials that would usually still be sitting pretty have given us a fine display and gone to seed. But all is not lost, I believe there’s still time to get a second flush of flowers by...


“ We asked Jacqui if she could help us redesign our crumbling patio and give us some ideas to make our garden more interesting but easy to maintain. After a few most enjoyable meetings when we discussed her suggestions, it was obvious she had formed an accurate idea of our lifestyle and our favoured flowers and shrubs. We were thrilled with the beautiful and professional plan she produced, and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her.”

Mr & Mrs L


” Jacqui listened to our desires for our very small garden at our new house and what she delivered exceeded our expectations. The garden she designed for us was beyond our dreams.”

Mr & Mrs P

Altrincham, Cheshire