About us

A Johannesburg based landscaping, garden design and irrigation company since 2005.  Richardson landscaping and design offers personal service to all household and corporate clients.  Working in a wide range of design styles and budgets, our company creates gardens that connect with the unique character of the site, sit seamlessly in the environment, blend harmoniously with the architecture and reflect the personality of the owner.

Darryl Richardson started Whirlwind gardens in 2005. He studied at Lifestyle College where he received his City and Guilds qualification in garden design and was part of the team that designed and built the grasses garden at the 2007 show gardens at lifestyle garden center. He has also received the Landscape Irrigation Association of South Africa’s Residential & commercial irrigation design certificate.

Natalia Richardson  joined Whirlwind Gardens in 2010 after working in the Green Industry for Six years. She received a City and Guilds qualification in Garden Design. She was also part of the team that designed and built the grasses garden at the 2007 show gardens at Lifestyle center.

Together they formed Richardson Landscaping & Design in 2014.

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