Latest News from Elms

25th Anniversary

A landmark moment in the history of Elms Landscapes as we have been trading for 25 years this year! David started the business in 1989 with his father John and brother Richard. In 2000 John retired from the management side of the business and Richard decided that he wanted to persue a career in Personel Management so Louise (David's wife) took over the reins of the office and the rest as they say is history!

Congratulations to Matt and Bill

Matt and Bill recently attended Brooksby Melton College and have gained their NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides - PA1 and PA6/A. Bill has also gained his Water Course spraying licence. So watch out for the two of them in their spraying suits!!

Terry has returned!

Terry has returned to Elms after a 10 year career direction change. Upon leaving school at the age of 16 years he starting working for Elms, whilst studying horticulture at Brooksby Melton College, but decided after 5 years that he wanted to try a different career. He has now made the decision that landscaping and horticulture is his long term career and we are very pleased to see him back.

Trainee Landscape Gardener wanted

We currently have a vacancy for a Trainee to join our expanding team. As a trainee you will be taught all aspects of landscape gardening and horticulture. You will learn how to lay patios, construct walling and fencing, build wooden structure, plant trees and shrubs, prune trees and shrubs, maintain borders, cut grass, cut hedges and apply turf care. Our ideal applicant will have a keen interest in gadening and the outdoors. If you are interested please send your CV to

Jam Jars

A bit of a side line! We currently have a special offer:

24 x 1lb traditional shaped jam jars for £24.00 1lb jam jar
24 x 8oz hexagaonal jars for £19.00 8oz hexagaonal jam jar

both types with gold lids. Large or small quantities available. Please can to discuss.

Other sizes of jar and bottles can also be sourced. Please see our bespoke websiteCountry Jars and Bottles


The Newest Member of the Team!

Meet the newest member of the team - John Deere Compact Tractor 1026R. With this new piece of equipment Elms now have the ability to cut grass areas up to 10 acres, cut and top paddocks and undertake large scale snow clearing.


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DIY SOS Big Build for Children in NeedChildren in Need

In September the team took part in the Big Build in Peterborough in aid of Children in Need.

The project was for ‘Little MiraclesThe team’ based in Peterborough.  Little Miracles is a parent led support group and Charity for families that have childreDIY SOS Big Buildn with additional needs, disabilities and life limiting conditions. 

The Big Build was to create a purpose build drop in centre and gardens.  This was the largest project the DIY team had ever undertaken.