Cape Gardens is a company based in the Algarve

Your Personal Landscaper

Cape Gardens is a garden company based in the Algarve. Founded by South African Hamish Rumball with over 20 years experience, we offer a professional and personal landscaping service.

Cape Gardens offers the perfect blend of knowledge and inspiration to create beautiful gardens of your choice.


  • To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon the verdure is the most perfect refreshment – Jane Austen
  • Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished – Lao Tzu
  • Any man that walks the mead, In bud, or blade, or bloom may find, A meaning suited to his mind - Alfred Tennyson
  • Nature never goes out of style… - Author unknown
  • One touch of nature makes the whole world kin - William Shakespeare
  • The richness I achieve comes from Nature, the source of my inspiration - Claude Monet
  • The sun with all those plants revolving around it & dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the Universe to do - Galileo
  • Adopt the pace of Nature, her secret is patience - Emerson
  • Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body & soul - John Muir
  • He who plants a tree, plants hope - Lucy Larcom
  • Laying out grounds may be considered a liberal art, in some sort like poetry and painting. - William Wordsworth
  • Look deep into the nature and then you will understand everything better. - Albert Einstein
  • There is nothing pleasanter than spading when the ground is soft and damp. - John Steinbeck
  • Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions. - Antoinette Brown Blackwell
  • We cannot command nature except by obeying her. - Francis Bacon
  • How fair is a garden amid the toils and passions of existence - Benjamin Disraeli
  • Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. Frank Lloyd Wright
  • To see a world in a grain of sand, And a heaven in a wild flower, Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, An eternity in an hour. - William Blake
  • The goal of life is living in agreement with nature. - Zeno