Rupert graduated from Pershore College of Horticulture, however, In 1993 whilst still at College Rupert was part of the only student team to win Best in Show and the Fiskar Sword of Excellence at the Chelsea Flower Show. In 1993 he set up Keyscape joined by his wife in 1999.
Ruth also graduated from Pershore College of Horticulture and went to work for leading garden designer Julia Dowle. Ruth undertakes much of the design work for Keyscape. She is passionate about plants and good design.
Keyscape have won several awards including Silver Guilt & Best in Category (Contractor for Graeme Thirde Garden) at Gardeners World Live 2012; Association of Professional Landscapers – National Award Winners 2011 & 2012 for Hard Landscape Project & Special Feature Award; Gold Medal & best in Show at Malvern Autumn Show 2011 and awarded 2nd Place for Best in Show at Moreton Show 2011.