All posts by Ruth Jenkins


On Tuesday the 5th of February 2019 at 7:30pm Ruth Jenkins, founder and owner of “The Lady Gardener” garden and landscape company in Otterbourne near Winchester will be giving a talk at Durley Primary School, Durely Brook Road, Southampton SO32 2AR.

The talk is entitled: “How I changed my career to follow my passion at 50.”

There will be an assortment of spring plants, containers and hanging baskets for sale at the venue.

Bishops Waltham Garden Show 2018

The Lady Gardener will be exhibiting cottage garden plants, floral arrangements and vintage and refurbished gardenalia at the Bishops Waltham Garden Show, Wintershill, Durley on Sunday 6th of May 2018 between 10am-5pm.

Come and view our fantastic selection and talk to us about our products and services.

Springtime Floral Workshops 2017

The Lady Gardener is excited to announce that she is now taking bookings for two exciting new floral workshops that she is hosting throughout February and March!

The first is entitled Red For Romance and teaches you how to make Valentine themed floral arrangements to surprise your loved ones with. It also comes with a complimentary red rose wrap!


The second workshop is entitled Love Your Mum and teaches you how to create beautiful bouquets and floral basket arrangements with a Mothers Day theme. An amazing half price discount is being offered on this to any mum who brings along their son or daughter or for any loving child wanting to surprise their mother with a fantastic day of floristry!(half price on second person only)


Both workshops are open for all and come highly recommended for those of you who have a passion for nature, a love of art and a mind eager to learn! Refreshments are also provided.

To make a booking or for further inquiries on The Lady Gardener’s floristry workshops, please contact Ruth on: 07775664420 or email her at: . Make sure to do so fast however as placements for each workshop are filling up fast!


Coming soon: Details on the Easter Floral Workshop.

Flower Show and Plant Sale

Ruth, The Lady Gardener, has been presented the great honour of opening the Flower Show and Plant Sale at Otterbourne Village Hall on Saturday the 20th May 2017 at 2pm!

So mark the date in your calendars and prepare yourselves for an amazing day out!

A great chance to meet The Lady Gardener herself and pick up several floral bargains in the process!