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|2002||Begins doing odd jobs for his Grandmother's garden (picking out snails and watering) aged 3!|
|2013||Grows his first houseplants (Venus Fly Trap, Spider Plant, Asparagus Fern)|
|2016||Gets dream job at the local garden centre where his late Grandmother used to take him.|
|2018||Signs up @ukhouseplants on Instagram and begins developing this website to help others with houseplants.|
|2019||First feature on BBC Radio Leicester and cross-hybridises his first variety of Streptocarpus. Writes the 260th article for this website.|
|2020||Has two weekly radio shows, featured on Gardeners' World for the first time, becomes Houseplant Manager at a new garden centre. Becomes fully self-employed and takes ownership of his potential. Opens doors to the 1-to-1 Call service and celebrates the 100th client within six weeks.|
|2021||Opens online shop & takes 1,000th order within four months. Confirmed as one of the Gardeners' World Live show experts for 2021 & features more on radio & tv.|
|2022||Celebrates 5,000 sales online & hosts various talks and shows across RHS Garden Shows across the UK.|
|2023||Celebrates 10,000 sales online & becomes a regular for Gardeners' World Live. Opens up 'CALL THE HOUSEPLANT DOCTOR' services that include 1-1 plant-care video calls & Houseplant Merchandising for garden centre businesses in Europe. |