Geoff Stonebanks

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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 £76,000 for various charities in 7 years, £40,000 of that for Macmillan. The garden, which first opened to the public in 2009 has featured on BBC2 Gardeners' World, Good Morning Britain and in many national and local 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 16 articles by Geoff:

Geoff Stonebanks and Richard Jackson

Flower Power in action

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Richard Jackson visits Geoff Stonebanks at his Drfitwood Garden and sees first hand how successful Flower Power has been for Geoff.

Geoff Stonebanks

Driftwood Garden on BBC Gardeners’ World

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Geoff Stonebanks shares the planning and all the excitement and anticipation of having his fabulous Driftwood Garden featured on BBC2’s Gardeners’ World

jungle garden

Get the tropical look

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Create a tropical look in your garden no matter where you live. All you need is a few choice plants. Geoff Stonebanks gives his top plants to get the look.

Carex testacea

Using grasses in the garden

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Geoff Stonebanks picks his favourite ornamental grasses for you to try in your garden. These plants are hardy and suitable for nearly any garden.

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A Show to remember

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Volunteering, shopping and renewing friendships were all part of Geoff Stonebanks’ Hampton Court Palace Flower Show experience in 2016.