Garden Designer - Specialist in water gardens and construction of creative stonework landscapes

Berecourt Road English garden with pond
Come rain or shine water garden Hampton court 2006
Formal pond around sunken patio
Large Purbeck stone waterfall with bridge
Peace of Mind Hampton Court 2005
Planting scheme
Small garden with railway sleeper planters
Stone seating area with york stone paving and brick inset

Contact us via email or call 01189 415522


When you make the decision to update or transform your garden, you will need a garden designer and landscaper with over 25 years of experience of creating beautiful and functional garden schemes for private and commercial clients across Reading, Henley on Thames, Ascot, and surrounding areas.

Pete Sims and his in house team specialise in water gardens and natural stonework patios and walls. Pete has won nine awards for his show gardens at Hampton Court Flower Show.

Sloping or challenging site?

No problem!  Working with the contours of your landscape, Pete Sims and his team rise to this kind of design and construction challenge specialising in retaining using large rocks.

From initial consultation, to garden design and construction, we are specialists in:

  • Water gardens, ponds, stonework,  rock-retaining schemes including challenging slopes and banks
  • Water and garden planting expertise
  • All Garden design styles, part and complete garden projects undertaken
  • Experienced, reliable team of salaried landscapers will undertake every project with care and professionalism
  • Commercial projects consultation, design and build
  • Unique garden structures built and installed on site

See us in action

See our videos of the gardens that we’ve created for The Hampton Court Flower Shows.

Pete Sims and Carol Klein

“Pete Sims’ Summertime Water
Garden is a masterpiece” Carol Klein

Pete’s Seasonal
Planting Faves

Spring Collection

As April was one of the coldest since 1917 plants and trees that would normally be blossoming by now are still languishing. In many ways this is a light respite for our traditional English plants and trees. Over the last … more…

Garden News

Pete Sims Garden Design is published !!

We are very proud to be apart of the book ‘Sunken Landscape Design’ published in English and Chinese. Two of our water gardens feature alongside some amazing work by prestigious designers over 2 categories, 6 pages in each.

Bee news

Great news! The votes are in. Bee-killer pesticides are going to be suspended across Europe for the next two years. Bees can breathe a sigh of relief. Sadly our environment minister, Owen Paterson, voted against the ban. But enough other … more…