Eva is one of the most in-demand and active garden journalists in Sweden, having written some twenty books and countless newspaper articles. Eva was the editor of a prime-time gardening television show for ten years. Today, she is a popular speaker, works collaboratively with a local greenhouse and garden centre and has her own business,performing various types of pruning work.
Simon was born in England and has lived in Sweden since 1990. He has worked as a gardener for the National Trust and studied at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Since the early 1980s, he has designed numerous gardens and parks. His extensive knowledge of plants, an organic approach and a strong sense of shape and form have been applied to his designs. He has also written several books on gardening. Today, Simon manages the castle gardens at Läckö Slott. Simon’s Växtrum garden is called Brobackenslänten (Brobacken slope) and was created in 2015, the year the project began.