Geoff Stonebanks

Author bio:

Geoff Stonebanks

Geoff Stonebanks lives in Bishopstone, near Seaford in East Sussex and spends all his time gardening and fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support. Using his multi award-winning garden - Driftwood - he has raised over £61000 for various charities in 7 years, £32300 of that for Macmillan. The garden, which first opened to the public in 2009, has also featured on ITV and in many national media publications. In his spare time, Geoff is also Assistant County Organiser for the National Gardens Scheme and their Publicity Officer for East & Mid Sussex.

There are 10 articles by Geoff:

Flower Power

The Flower Power convert

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Geoff Stonebanks gives his product review of Richard Jackson’s Flower Power. He’s been using it at his Driftwood Garden for the first time this year.

Shasta daisy

Plants that give great bang for your buck

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When your garden is open to the public, it needs to be at its best all of the time. Geoff Stonebanks shares some favourites from his award-winning garden.


Get your garden ready for summer

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With thousands of visitors throughout the summer, Geoff Stonebanks at the Driftwood Garden has plenty of tips for preparing your garden for summer.

driftwood containers

A carnival of containers

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Every garden has room for a container of plants. Geoff Stonebanks shares some of his container ideas from Driftwood Garden.

Driftwood Garden

Opening your garden for charity

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Geoff Stonebanks shares his top tips on opening your garden for charity, including that all important cup of tea and cake!