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About us

At Thumbelina Gardens, we believe in creating garden spaces that connects with nature and exude a sense of wellbeing. We pride ourselves with our ability to understand our customer’s needs and create gardens that simply delight.. Because your garden is a reflection of you...


Our strengths are, our own plant nurseries located a short drive away from Colombo in Minuwangoda and Kandana, our Landscape Designers and Consultants with nearly 3 decades of experience in Landscaping and Horticulture and a team that is equipped with the skills, knowledge and experience to handle from basic to complicated landscaping projects.


We offer a range of services and are able to cater to different tastes and budgets that helps our customers acquire their dream garden in perfect condition.

Two Generations of Expertise ...

Joseph Stanley Ratnasekera

Chief Consultant and Horticulturist

He is a pioneer in the Horticulture and Landscape Industry in Sri Lanka and holds a Diploma in Landscaping and Garden Layout Design from the Centre for Housing Planning and Building under the Ministry of Local Government and Housing in 1987. He has extensive experience spanning well over 03 decades in layout design, landscaping and horticulture – working in the Middle East as well as locally, having started his own Rathna Nurseries in 1983, with many outstanding projects to his credit.

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Manjula Shalika Ratnasekera

Managing Director / Head of Design and Development

He has over 20 years of hands on experience in horticulture and landscaping along with 06 years of corporate working experience at a multinational organization. His business acumen is further strengthened by the experiences gained through being an entrepreneur since 2006 heading 04 limited liability companies. He holds a Diploma in Landscape Design and Horticulture and a Master of Business Administration Degree from the prestigious Cardiff Metropolitan University of Wales, United Kingdom.

Our Plant Nursery ...

Our plant nurseries are our asset – one of the reasons for our success. We propagate and maintain a stock of ornamental and edible plants, shrubs, foliage and flowering plants of the highest quality at our own plant nurseries in Minuwangoda and Kandana.

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