Started on a small garden centre 1979 then went to Oaklands horticultural college (NCH) for a year. Then Joined Aylett Nurseries Ltd. https://www.aylettnurseries.co.uk/
Spent 17 years with Ayletts working on the nursery then moving into sales becoming assistant plantarea manager than finally managing the computer stock control, till staff and writing the plant labels etc. All the time working with the public. In 1998 moved to Wales to start my own Herb Nursery. Rhoshill Garden Plants. Growing around 150 varieties of herbs and also shrubs.