British Green Thumb, established in 2022, is the UK’s freshest face in the online gardening community, already making waves among green-fingered enthusiasts. Our platform is rapidly becoming a favourite digital destination for gardeners and plant aficionados, with our reach growing daily as we share our passion for all things green.

As an independent entity, we pride ourselves on providing a unique perspective on gardening, distinct from the mainstream yet equally enriching and informative. Our content spans a variety of gardening topics, from practical advice for the everyday gardener to insightful articles for those seeking to deepen their horticultural knowledge.

We’re not just about plants and flowers; we delve into every corner of the garden. From the tiniest balcony and urban garden to sprawling country landscapes, we believe every green space is an opportunity for magic, growth, and connection with nature. Our mission is to empower every individual to make the most of their outdoor space, regardless of size or experience level.

Our content is relatable, accessible, and infused with the love and joy of gardening. We aim to inspire, educate, and spark a dialogue among a community of like-minded individuals.

Meet the Team


Eleanor Harkey


Eleanor, the heart and soul behind, embodies the essence of a true British gardener — her passion for gardening is deeply rooted and unwavering. Raised in the picturesque Cotswolds, Eleanor's connection with nature was forged in the lush, rolling hills of her childhood, where her fascination with the natural world began. From a young age, she was often found in the family garden, her hands joyfully immersed in the soil, tending to a diverse array of plants. This early exposure to the wonders of gardening ignited a lifelong love affair with horticulture, shaping her into the dedicated and knowledgeable gardener she is today.

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Oliver Richardson

Content Creator

Oliver, a key member of the team, stands out as a creative powerhouse in the world of gardening. His unique approach to horticulture combines a solid foundation of scientific knowledge with an artistic flair that breathes life into every project he undertakes. Raised in the culturally rich and vibrant city of Brighton, Oliver's childhood was marked by countless hours spent wandering through the city's picturesque parks and gardens. These early explorations were not just leisurely pastimes; they were the beginnings of a deep-seated passion for the world of plants and gardening, a passion that has only grown stronger with time.

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Sarah Johnson

Sarah Johnson

Content Editor

Sarah is an integral part of the team, known for her unwavering passion for plants and her mission to transform every space into a flourishing haven. Her love for all things botanical is not just a hobby, but a way of life. As a gardening guide, Sarah's enthusiasm is infectious, and she is dedicated to sharing her wealth of knowledge with fellow plant lovers. Whether it's through quick gardening tips, insights into the joy of nurturing plants, or her firm belief that every day is an opportunity to garden, Sarah's contributions are a source of inspiration and practical advice.

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At, we’re just at the beginning of our journey, and we’re thrilled to have you with us. As we grow, we promise to keep delivering the practical guides, insightful articles, and inspiring ideas that you’ve come to expect from us. Here’s to growing together!