KEENTOGREEN specialises in making the best use of small and medium sized spaces in the urban environment whether a back garden, school playground, restaurant patio area or stretch of concrete on a housing estate. We help our client groups to choose plants that reflect their needs & interests and are suitable for the growing space available. We offer supported gardening sessions to groups and individuals to ensure that your garden continues to be beautiful and productive all year ’round.
Clair Battaglino, the founder of KEENTOGREEN, is an experienced teacher of children and adults. Over the years she has been active in various community groups and has a great deal of experience working in multi-disciplinary teams. She has completed a number of gardening courses, including one focusing specifically on community gardening.
She is the garden consultant for an east London housing cooperative and as a member of Capital Growth, opened up her own garden for Edible Gardens Open Day 2015. The kitchen garden she coordinates was awarded the highest rating by the Royal Horticultural Society Campaign for School Gardening and has won a number of awards from Islington in Bloom. In 2015 she was nominated for RHS School Gardening Champion of the Year Award.
She has an up to date DBS check.