Marie-Louise Agius is a Director of Balston Agius and also an associate member of the Society of Garden Designers.
Marie-Louise is an award winning Designer who, after completing a Masters at Edinburgh University, went on to train in Landscape Design at KLC School of Design in London.
After graduating from KLC she joined Clifton Nurseries in London as a Senior Contracts Manager in the Landscape Department. Here she gained invaluable experience in the design, build and contractual side of the landscape industry.
Marie-Louise has now been a member of the team at Balston Agius for over 13 years and is based in London. She is responsible for overall project management including detailed design, specifications, working drawings, supervision of works on site, planting schemes and plant acquisition. Her portfolio includes a wide variety of projects from numerous private gardens around the UK, several London projects, roof gardens, a large private estate in Yorkshire, an urban planning project in Northamptonshire for a development of over 5000 new houses, and the design and build of the RHS Show Garden at the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show in 2008. In 2013 she jointly designed and project managed the East Village Show Garden for the centenary of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show – winning a much coveted Gold Medal.
Marie-Louise is also a Director and Trustee of Exbury Gardens, a world renowned woodland garden of over 200 acres, specialising in rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and rare trees and shrubs. She actively participates in regular board meetings whereupon the overall strategy for both the commercial and horticultural direction of the gardens is determined. Click here to see more on the inspirational Exbury Gardens