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HTA and APL members take RHS Chelsea Flower Show by storm


HTA and APL members have a huge presence at the world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show, this week.

With APL Members being involved in over 50% of the gardens at Chelsea this year, it has been a true representation of the high standard of work the APL membership produces.

The awards are as follows:

Show Gardens

GOLD & Best Construction – The Welcome to Yorkshire Garden

Designed by Mark Gregory, Built by Landform, Sponsored by Welcome to Yorkshire

GOLD – The Wedgewood Garden

Designed by Jo Thompson, Built by Bespoke Outdoor Spaces, Sponsored by Wedgwood

SILVER-GILT – The Lemon Tree Trust Garden

Designed by Tom Massey, Built by Landscape Associates, Sponsored by The Lemon Tree Trust

SILVER-GILT – The Trailfinders South African Wine Estate

Designed by Jonathan Snow, Built by Stewart Landscape Construction, Sponsored by Trailfinders Ltd, Supported by R G Landscape & Construction Ltd

 SILVER-GILT – The VTB Capital Garden – Spirit of Cornwall

Designed by Stuart Charles Towner, Built by RDC Landscapes Ltd, Sponsored by VTB Capital

BRONZE – Creativersal: Wuhan Water Garden, China

Designed by Laurie Chetwood and Patrick Collins, Built by Tendercare, Sponsored by Creativersal

BRONZE – The David Harber and Savills Garden

Designed by Nic Howard, Built by Langdale Landscapes, Sponsored by David Harber & Savills

Space to Grow Gardens

GOLD & Best Space to Grow Garden – The Urban Flow Garden

Designed by Tony Woods, Built by Garden Club London, Sponsored by Thames Water

GOLD – The New West End Garden

Designed by Kate Gould, Built by Kate Gould Gardens, Sponsored by New West End Company, Sir Simon Milton Foundation, Supported by 2015 WorldSkills UK Landscaping Champion, Will Burberry

GOLD – The Pearlfisher Garden

Designed by John Warland and Pearlfisher team, Built by The Garden Builders, Sponsored by Pearfisher, Nigel Colclough, Jason deCaires Taylor

GOLD – The Seedlip Garden

Designed by Dr Catherine MacDonald, Built by Landform Consultants Ltd, Sponsored by Seedlip, Supported by Gadd Brothers Trees and Landscapes

Artisan Gardens

SILVER-GILT – The Embroidered Minds Epilepsy Garden 

Designed by Kati Crome, Built by Conway Landscapes, Sponsored by Embroidered Minds

SILVER – The Supershoes, Laced with Hope Garden, a partnership with Frosts

Designed by Laura Anstiss, Built by Frosts Landscape Construction, Sponsored by Frosts Garden Centres, Supported by JWL Landscapes and Cherry Carmen Designs

SILVER – The Warner Edwards Garden

Designed by Kate Savill and Tamara Bridge, Built by Frogheath Landscapes, Sponsored by Warner Edwards

HTA Members who have won medals in the Floral Marquee include:

GOLD & President’s Award – Ashwood Nurseries

GOLD – Capel Manor College

GOLD – Cook’s Garden Centre

GOLD – David Austin Roses

GOLD – Hardy’s Cottage Garden Plants

GOLD – Hillier Nurseries

GOLD – Peter Beales Roses

GOLD – Walkers Bulbs @ Taylors

SILVER-GILT – Burncoose Nurseries

SILVER-GILT – Kelways Plants

 RHS Chelsea Plant of the Year 2018

Hydrangea Runnaway Bride Snow White, Thompson & Morgan, Exhibited by The Sun

RHS Chelsea New Product of The Year Award 

Mr Fothergill’s Seeds – Optigrow Seed Range

For more information on the RHS Chelsea Flower Show visit