Briers at Chelsea: Celebrity Gluvie Special

On Briers’ RHS Chelsea Flower Show stand this year, celebrities were throwing their gloved hands in the air and continuing the trend for ‘gluvies’, the social media campaign to raise awareness for Greenfingers charity. Read more

Jeremy Vine

SGD members sweep the medals board at RHS Chelsea

Members of the Society of Garden Designers (SGD) have swept the board at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this week, winning 15 medals and two of the three prestigious best in category titles granted by the RHS. Read more

James Basson MSGD - The M&G Garden

HTA exhibits Chelsea Plant of the Year

Gold for the ‘Come to Your Senses’ Eco Garden by Scotts Miracle-Gro, named the best Discovery exhibit; Hillier earned its 72nd consecutive Gold meda; and the HTA exhibited Mulberry CHARLOTTE RUSSE, the Chelsea Plant of the Year. Read more

Peter Seabrook presents the Plant of the Year to Sophie, Countess of Wessex.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Hartley Botanic offer

To mark this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Hartley Botanic, the RHS’s recommended supplier of aluminium greenhouses and glasshouses, is offering 30% off all greenhouse accessories bought with every greenhouse and glasshouse order placed between the 23rd and the 27th of May 2017. Read more

Trade stand at Chelsea

Chelsea landscape designers Hugo Bugg and Charlotte Harris launch Harris Bugg Studio

Two fast-rising names in landscape design have joined forces to form an exceptionally talented and exciting creative team. Charlotte Harris Studio and Hugo Bugg Landscapes have now merged to found Harris Bugg Studio. Read more

Hugo Bugg and Charlotte Harris

End to peat addiction? Growth in peat free compost sales as gardeners switch to green growing

Peat free compost maker Dalefoot Composts, celebrating 20 years in business at next week’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, has seen a big spike in sales this season as gardeners shift to green growing. Read more

Simon Bland and Jane Barker

Wyevale Nurseries unveils five new plants in Chelsea garden

One of the UK’s leading nurseries in Hereford has this month (May, 2017) supplied five new plant introductions to be used it the Horticultural Trades Association’s (HTA) Chelsea Flower Show garden titled ‘40 Sunbury Road’. Read more

Sketch of the HTAs Chelsea Flower Show garden 40 Sunbury Road

40 Sunbury Road takes shape ahead of RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The garden, put together by the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) and The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL), is run in conjunction with Peter Seabrook and The Sun and is a celebration of Peter’s 40 years working at the newspaper. Read more

Exhibit taking shape

Hartley Botanic’s RHS Chelsea trade stand to reflect consumer plant trends

Exhibit to showcase tropical plant and succulent boom, renewed commitment to 'GYO', new interestin herbs and most popular houseplants Read more

Overview of Hartley Botanic’s trade stand layout by Longview Design.

Gardena to debut smart system technology at this year’s RHS Chelsa Flower Show

This year sees the leading European brand for high-quality garden watering and care tools, GARDENA have an exclusive presence at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Read more

Gardena Smart Garden Chelsea 2017

Chelsea by numbers

Ever wondered what goes into planning and installing an award-winning Chelsea garden? Every millimetre of a show garden is meticulously thought through and each aspect has to be carried out with military precision. Read more

Darren Hawkes creates first hidden garden at RHS Chelsea for Linklaters & Maggie's

Award-winning garden designer Darren Hawkes will create a unique hidden garden at RHS Chelsea this year designed to highlight the therapeutic benefits that a garden environment can offer people living with cancer.  Read more

How a tonne of metal is transformed to be a Chelsea Flower Show centrepiece

Running through the spine of the Hillier Chelsea Flower Show garden will be a phenomenal structure that encapsulates the theme for its 2017 garden: ‘Hillier’s Spring’. Read more

Hang your gardening memories in Chelsea history

Visitors at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show are invited to play their part in Chelsea history by leaving a lasting memory in the Hillier show garden. Read more

HIllier Chelsea 3D design

Chelsea Gold Award winner Dan Pearson teams up with Beth Chatto Educational Trust for gardening charity fundraiser

Garden enthusiasts are being given the chance to be part of an audience with Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal winner Dan Pearson as he talks about his experience as a gardener, from his early days training at RHS Wisley through to his recent commissions including the Trout Stream at Chatsworth. Read more

Burgon & Ball wins five stars at Chelsea

Burgon & Ball, the UK’s longest-established manufacturer of garden tools and accessories, has won five stars from the Royal Horticultural Society for its stand at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017. Read more

Hillier continues 72 year long Chelsea winning streak

The most successful exhibitor in the history of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show has continued its winning streak. Read more

Hartley Botanic wins 5 Star Tradestand accolade at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Lancashire-based greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic has been awarded the prestigious 5 Star Tradestand award for its 200 square foot stand featuring show garden worthy planting and trends ‘under glass.’ Read more

Tom Barry, Glen Sheldrake, Burford Garden Company, Joe Perkins, Longview Design and Martin Toogood.

Guy Hands joins the Gluvvies

When approached by Jackie Eades of Briers at Chelsea, Guy Hands readily agreed to show his support for Greenfingers and don the famous pair of green gloves. Read more

Welcome to Yorkshire turns the tide at Chelsea

It’s taken a whopping 8 tonnes of Scarborough sand, 11 tonnes of Yorkshire chalkstone, 9 tonnes of sandstone, and 2 tonnes of Flamborough pebbles to create our most ambitious RHS Chelsea garden yet. Read more

Antonio Carluccio to appear on the Franchi Seeds stand at Chelsea

Franchi Seeds of Italy are pleased to announce that Commendatore Antonio Carluccio OBE will be on our stand at Chelsea Flower Show for a press call Monday with his latest sell-out book, Vegetables. Read more

Burgon & Ball showcases dazzling new products at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Burgon & Ball, the UK’s longest-established manufacturer of garden tools and accessories, will prove that bright is beautiful at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, with a range of new and innovative products for its twenty-first year at the event. Read more

FloraBriteTM range of fluorescent RHS endorsed hand tools.

Perennial showcases fairy gardens trend at Chelsea

Helping to launch its new range of fairy gardening products, Perennial is creating a fairy garden as part of the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The enchanting miniature garden, within the HTA floral exhibit in the Great Pavilion, showcases Perennial’s new Fiddlehead Fairy Gardens range.  Read more

Perennial showcases fairy gardens

Through the Microscope: RHS Chelsea Garden inspired by Breast Cancer Research

Following her success at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015, Ruth Willmott returns this year with a special garden created for the UK’s largest breast cancer charity, Breast Cancer Now. Read more

Breast Cancer Now Garden

APL members set to take RHS Chelsea Flower Show by storm

The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) have their biggest ever presence at the world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show, which takes place next week (23-27 May 2017). Read more

Miracle-Gro’s Ecotherapy Garden seeks to raise awareness of young people’s mental health

Miracle-Gro has created an innovative, sensory garden at the 2017 RHS Chelsea Flower Show to promote the benefits of horticultural therapy, particularly with children and families. Read more

Record number of society members at RHS Chelsea 2017

The Society of Garden Designers (SGD) returns to RHS Chelsea again this year alongside 15 gardens from 16 members – a record number for the Society at the show. Read more

Hartley Botanic's 2017 RHS Chelsea Flower Show trade stand

At 200 square metres, Hartley Botanic’s trade stand at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show will be one of the largest and most ambitious in its category Read more

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Bowles & Wyer oversee installation of 67-ton concrete components on Linklaters Garden for Maggie's

Award-winning landscape contractors Bowles & Wyer Contracts are managing the complex build of the Linklaters Garden for Maggie’s at the RHS Chelsea showground this month, including the arrival of 67-tons of flat-packed concrete components. Read more

New Gardens announced for 2017 RHS Chelsea Flower Show

BBC Radio 2 and the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) today announce the ‘BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens’ at the 2017 world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show, sponsored by M&G Investments. Read more

‘The Chris Evans Taste Garden’