Meet The Team

At the Plant Centre at Hortus Loci we are proud to employ the industry’s most dedicated individuals.
Find out more about us…

  • Steve Care, Plant Centre Manager

    Steve Care, Plant Centre Manager

    After many years’ experience as head gardener of a large estate, Steve Care is a self-confessed tree and shrub fanatic. However, he also admits to having a weakness for the textural qualities of ferns and grasses.

  • Adam Hawkins, Plant Advisor

    Adam Hawkins, Plant Advisor

    Hampshire Hog, Adam Hawkins has been gardening about 11 years and has developed a zest for prairie-style schemes using perennials and grasses. He also gets a kick out of karate.

  • Isabel Steur, Plant Advisor

    Isabel Steur, Plant Advisor

    Inspired by her father’s enthusiasm for gardening and visits to her aunt and uncle’s garden centre in the Netherlands, Isabel Steur has been a keen gardener from a very early age. After pursuing a degree course in Garden Design, she’s worked in the gardening industry for many years and has a particular soft-spot for vibrant perennials and evergreen shrubs.

  • Peter Prewer, Plant Advisor

    Peter Prewer, Plant Advisor

    With over 50 years’ experience Peter Prewer knows a thing or two about cultivating fruit and veg. He was inspired by his grandfather’s passion for growing…as well as his love of motor-sports.