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Troy Rhone

Founder & Lead Designer

Troy Rhone is renowned throughout the Southeast for his garden designs and kind disposition. Collaborating with designers across the United States and abroad, his roots spread deep and wide.

With a love for traditional design, Troy’s gardens suit elegant homes in any part of the world. Great thoughtfulness and conviction is given to deliver the very best in quality, aesthetic, functionality and purpose. Troy creates gardens that are extensions of the home’s interiors. There is a connection historically as well as architecturally align with the personalities and lifestyles of those who reside there.

Troy began designing gardens while in horticulture at Auburn University. His interest and passion for beautiful gardens took root as a child raised in a family of artists, gardeners, and writers. He was destined to thrive along this pathway of beauty, reverence for creation, and providing others with the experience of an awakened spirit that surfaces in the context of ones own garden sanctuary.

Troy embraces each opportunity to bring his 20+ years of expertise to clients and form new business partnerships. He is innately talented and sure to use his gifts to enrich others' lives with his calm demeanor, thoughtful approach and honesty. He sees life as a garden intended to share with others.

Troy is based in Birmingham, Alabama.


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Hannah Mattil

Design Assistant

Hannah joined our team in 2017 as an Assistant Garden Designer.  In her role, she assists in meeting with clients to help bring their ideas into reality through a step-by-step plan. She also works with Troy and the client to coordinate the installation and gathering of the various elements for the implementation of the design plan.

Hannah takes the lead in creating promotional material to share Troy Rhone Garden Design’s portfolio with future clients as well as other designers. She enjoys fostering relationships between Troy Rhone Garden Design; current clients, future clients and design professionals through written and verbal communication.

Hannah delights in partnering with individuals to find and cultivate the potential in their gardens. Her interest in garden design began while living in Germany during high school. While visiting gardens and castles in Germany, France, the Netherlands and Scotland, Hannah gained an appreciation for European gardens that continue to influence her designs.
She received degrees in Horticulture and German from Auburn University before moving to Birmingham in 2015 to join a landscape design firm.



High Point Market

Date: April 14th to 18th, 2018

Location: 164 South Main Street, Suite 700, High Point, NC 27260

Type: Spring Market

Longue Vue House & Gardens & Friends of Longue Vue 2018 Spring Seminar

Date: April 25th, 2018

Location: New Orleans, LA

Type: Speaking Engagement

Southern Style Now

Date: November 1st to 3rd, 2018

Location: Charleston, SC

Type: Design Festival


Nashville Antiques and Garden Show

Date: February 1st to 3rd, 2019

Location: Music City Center, 201 Fifth Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203

Type: Antique Show and Garden Display

The Dallas Garden Club-Speaking Engagement

Date: November 8th, 2019

Location: 7000 Park Lane, Dallas, TX 75225

Type: Speaking Engagement