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Gold and silver for Irish designers at Flower Show
Ireland can consider the 2016 RHS Chelsea Flower Show to be a success, after two Irish designers were awarded prestigious medals for their show gardens. Paul Martin, of Dundalk, and Diarmuid Gavin, of Dublin, received gold and silver medals ...

Hills & Dales to host flower show
A view of the music room with a portrait of Ida Cason Callaway in the Hills & Dales Estate's historic gardens. The Fuller E. Callaway family home will be open free of charge Saturday and Sunday for a 100th Anniversary Flower Show celebrating the home's ...

AkzoNobel sponsors colour garden at Chelsea Flower Show
Paints giant AkzoNobel sponsored a garden at last week's Chelsea Flower Show to promote a new collaborative project to create paints that capture vibrant structural colours found in nature. The Honeysuckle Blue garden featured plants that have been ...

44th Flower Show Comes to Ocean City This Weekend
Ocean City, NJ -- The theme for the 44th annual Ocean City Flower Show is “Island Hopping,” city officials said this week. The artistic design division has classes labeled Nantucket, Bermuda, Japan, Ireland, etc. There will also be an extensive ...

Roses – and other flowers – get the Shakespearean treatment at the Suffolk Show
Creations at the flower show at the Suffolk Show 2016. To mark the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death, the show had a Shakespearean theme with each class of competition taking a play title or one of his best-known lines as inspiration. From ...

Hortulus to host Fantasia Flower Show
Hortulus sponsors Fantasia, a Garden Club of America Flower Show, Friday and Saturday, June 3 and 4, at Christ Church Parish Hall,254 E Putnam Avenue. The hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. The show is free and ...

Garden Club's annual flower show is Saturday
The Pocatello Garden Club's annual flower show is Saturday at the Pine Ridge Mall in Chubbuck. Story continues below video. There are two age groups: 12 and under is the first one, and over 12 is the second. There will be three categories this year ...

Abstract stone sculptures prove popular at this year's Chelsea Flower Show
CRAVEN College horticultural lecturer Michael Myers gives his verdict on this year's Chelsea Flower Show gardens. BY the time you read this, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show will have been and gone for another year. It is the highlight of the horticulture ...

The future's bright: the RHS Chelsea Flower Show garden that's showing Londoners how to turn grey to green
The brightest garden on the block at Chelsea Flower Show was surely this colourful celebration of flowers and foliage, the RHS Greening Grey Britain Garden for Health, Happiness and Horticulture. A collaboration between the RHS, the Evening Standard ...

Gallery team impress the judges at the Chelsea Flower Show
A chain of art galleries based in Redruth has made its mark on the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show 2016. Whistlefish, which has galleries across Cornwall and Devon, made its return to the world's most prestigious flower festival, where ...

55th Annual Van Wert County Jubilee Flower Show
VAN WERT — The 55th annual Van Wert County Jubilee Flower Show is being held this weekend at Wassenberg Art Center in Van Wert. The show is sponsored by the Evergreen Garden Club, Wren Garden Club and the Gardeners of Van Wert. “Anyone ...

55th Annual Van Wert County Jubilee Flower Show
VAN WERT — The 55th annual Van Wert County Jubilee Flower Show is being held this weekend at Wassenberg Art Center in Van Wert. The show is sponsored by the Evergreen Garden Club, Wren Garden Club and the Gardeners of Van Wert. “Anyone ...

Flower Show Celebrates Anniversary
The Monticello Garden Club was organized on May 3, 1896 at the home of Mrs. Milton Benton at 248 Greene Street, the location of what is now MeMe's House. To celebrate the 120th birthday, a flower show titled “Celebrating 120 Years of Gardening” was ...

Charity prepares to receive garden from Chelsea Flower Show
A charity in Guernsey is working hard to prepare for its gift from this year's Chelsea Flower Show. Les Cotils was donated a garden from the event by the Royal Bank of Canada. Staff at the centre in St Peter Port say they hope it will become a pleasant ...

Florist wins silver at Chelsea Flower Show
A FLORIST from Henley won an award at the Chelsea Flower Show. April Bennett, who works at Bluebells of Henley in Reading Road, competed in the young florist of the year category at the annual horticultural competition last week. She won a silver award ...

Ideas from this year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show to weave into your own space
The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 was a vintage year, with the M&G garden achieving applause, plaudits and of course a coveted gold award. Speaking about the award, M&G 2016 garden designer Cleve West said: 'The garden has surpassed my ...

Tour the gold-winning M&G Garden at the 2016 Chelsea Flower Show
“I don't want to get too complacent but I think that this garden is the best garden I've done at Chelsea,” says West. The fêted designer admits that although he knew all the elements – the stones and the trees – worked separately, it was difficult to ...

Swift and Klein to appear at Chorley Flower Show
The duo hosted the BBC's coverage of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show last week and were selected by popular demand after the council asked people who they would like to see at this year's show. Cllr Alistair Bradley, leader of Chorley Council, said: "We're ...

Garden celebrities set for flower show
0. Have your say. TWO of the most well-known names in the horticultural world are set to appear at Chorley Flower Show. Component:1.7946463.1464976609, , ,$mergedBody. Trending. Chorley police hit back at social media criticisms over parking in Asda ...

Gold win for Ross-on-Wye business at Chelsea Flower Show
A PLANT nursery near Ross-on-Wye took another gold at Chelsea Flower Show this year. Peter Dowle and his Howle Hill Nursery team won gold for the garden they managed for beauty company, L'Occitane. The garden design and construction company, ...

Flower show opened Saturday
The Jubilee Flower Show will be in the house Saturday, June 4, 1–5 p.m. and on Sunday June 5 from noon–4 p.m. Come and smell the flowers! Entries are open to the public and it is not required that you are a resident of Van Wert County or member of a ...

Flower show opened Saturday
The Jubilee Flower Show will be in the house Saturday, June 4, 1–5 p.m. and on Sunday June 5 from noon–4 p.m. Come and smell the flowers! Entries are open to the public and it is not required that you are a resident of Van Wert County or member of a ...

Gardening: Take inspiration from Chelsea Flower Show
Subtle planting, soft blue, gentle pinks and white palettes, plus a focus on naturalistic designs and a strong health and wellbeing message formed a big part of Chelsea Flower Show this year. So, what trends will we be taking home? There's no shortage ...

Oxford flower show continues today
A beautiful display of iris, snapdragons, white roses and Asiatic lilies by Dorothy Williams of Oxford got an honorable mention during the Oxford Garden Club's flower show this weekend. This year's theme is "Bloomin' Wedding." The show continues from ...

Floristry students from Nantwich star at Chelsea Flower Show
Nantwich floristry students proved they are among the nation's best by taking two awards at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Reaseheath College's diploma in floristry students were runner-up for the second consecutive year in the show's College of the Year ...

See Texan wildflowers at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
This year at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, there will be a special USA show garden inspired by the Texan city of Austin, Charleston, in South Carolina, and the state of Oregon. Here, Sarah Edworthy talks to Lee Clippard of the Lady Bird ...

Salamonie Summer Festival seeks entries for art shows and flower show
Entries are now being accepted for the Salamonie Summer Festival's adult art show, children's art show and flower show. The festival will be held July 1 through 4 in Warren, but the entry deadline for these three events is June 27. Entry forms are ...

Flower show's toy donation appeal for play area
Sarah Adams, the flower show's general secretary, said: “We are trying to organise a free children's play area where little ones will have a designated area sectioned off to allow them to play whilst mum and dad can have a sit down and keep an eye on ...

Autistic Bracknell chef cooks with Raymond Blanc at Chelsea Flower Show
A 19-year-old from Bracknell with autism teamed up with celebrity chef Raymond Blanc to cook at the Chelsea Flower Show. Liam Pope, attends LVS Hassocks in West Sussex, which provides day and residential facilities for eight to 19-year-olds on the ...

College blossoms at Chelsea Flower Show
A FLORISTRY lecturer and a graduate from Moreton Morrell College blossomed at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Lecturer Tina Aram and 21 year-old recent graduate Zoe Rowlinson both won medals at the world-famous show. Tina was a finalist in the RHS ...

Stunt Monkey motorbike display team to perform at Southport Flower Show 2016
Stunt Monkey, one of the UK's leading motorcycle display teams, will be performing at this year's Southport Flower Show. The motorcycle stunt team has years of experience captivating crowds through their unique combination of death defying motorcycle ...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show sculptor loans to hospital garden
Gudgeon is loaning eight of his sculptures including Tree Spirit which was unveiled at last month's RHS Chelsea Flower Show, alongside Lyrebird, Geranos, Falcon, Barn Owl and Search for Enlightenment. Horatio's Garden is a charity that creates and ...

RHS Flower Show 2016: All you need to know
The RHS Flower Show Tatton Park returns this summer for another year of vibrant show gardens, floral displays, trade stands, marquees and exhibitors. The carnival-like atmosphere has proved hugely popular for 17 years and this year promises to be ...

Triennial Flower Show coming to the RBG June 15 and 16
Garden Clubs of Ontario is bringing their Triennial Flower Show to the Royal Botanical Gardens on June 15 and 16. This year's show, "Art Through the Ages: a Floral Journey," will showcase the designs of more than 75 Canadian and internationally ...

Box Hill woman wins gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show
A Box Hill woman and her sister have shown off their green fingered design skills after both picking up prestigious gold medals at this year's Chelsea Flower Show. Anne Harman, who works for Vivienne Westwood, and her sister Louise Mosey both entered ...

PM Skerrit Advocates for Giraudel/Eggleston Flower Show
The Hon Prime Minister, Dr. Roosevelt Skerrit is throwing his support behind the communities of Giraudel and Eggleston principally for the rise of the Flower Show. At the formal opening of this year's spectacle on Saturday, June 4th, the Hon Prime ...

Flower show on June 18, 19
The much awaited annual summer festival flower show will be held in the hill station of Yercaud on June 18 and 19. Discussion held. The District Collector V. Sampath held discussion with the officials of various departments on holding the summer ...

Plant Heritage seeks missing genera at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show
Plant Heritage is highlighting 10 missing plant genera which currently are not represented within National Plant Collections, as part of a campaign to be launched during RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (5-10 July). achillea. The Missing Genera ...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show in numbers
De Boer sent a team of 50 to build the Great Pavilion, the central exhibition space at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The event welcomed over 168,000 visitors across the five-day event on 24-28 May. This year the Great Pavilion housed a 550sqm planted-up ...

Entry period now underway for Old Home Week parade and flower show
It's time to get ready creative for the 39th Triennial Greencastle-Antrim Old Home Week parade and flower show. Entries are open for both of these favorite Old Home Week traditions which also are offering something new in 2016. Parade registration ...

Entry period now underway for Old Home Week parade and flower show
It's time to get ready creative for the 39th Triennial Greencastle-Antrim Old Home Week parade and flower show. Entries are open for both of these favorite Old Home Week traditions which also are offering something new in 2016. Parade registration ...

Weekend Picks: RHS Flower Show
Set within the 1000 acre parkland, cutting-edge design will be the focus of the garden content, with many different fresh ideas being showcased. There will also be a focus on 'Future Heritage', which looks to incorporate local crafts and skills such as ...

Hampton Court Flower Show 2016: everything you need to know
Turks Launches run flower show ferry services on the river from Hampton Court railway station to the Thames Entrance and back (£3 per ticket). Turks also run services from their pier in Kingston, which is a short walk from the station, to the Thames ...

RHS Garden Harlow Carr hosts first flower show
Flower Show visitors can also enjoy a packed programme of expert talks and demonstrations hosted by Martin Fish, well-known garden writer and broadcaster, former Harrogate Flower Show director – and Harlow Carr's new Garden Advisor. Highlights ...

Alitex gin it to win it at Chelsea Flower Show
With an urban conservatory fitted out like a gin palace, it was an intoxicating entry from the bespoke conservatory and greenhouse company. And the stand won over judges, visitors and the odd celebrity at the prestigious event, earning a top five star ...

Consumer website for orchids launchec at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
"We don't shout about them being UK grown, though there are probably only two commercial phalaenopsis growers in the UK - us and Hills." The Double H Chelsea Flower Show display, in the Discovery section, showed the story of the plant, and included a ...

Coffee morning raises funds for Ilkley Flower Show
A FUNDRAISING coffee morning in aid of this year's Ilkley Flower Show raised more than £400. The well-attended coffee morning was held at the Clarke Foley Centre on Saturday May 28. The money raised will go towards the cost of running the annual ...

Gardening trends from Chelsea Flower Show
Gardening trends from Chelsea Flower Show. 10:33 12 June 2016. Soft hues, as featured in the LG Smart Garden, could catch on. PA Photo/Hannah Stephenson. Archant. Subtle planting, soft blue, gentle pinks and white palettes, plus a focus on naturalistic ...

Local artists return exhausted but elated from Chelsea Flower Show
Just back from a stint at Chelsea Flower Show celebrating the success of the Viking Cruises Mekong Garden's Gold and Best Artisan awards, Somerset-based artists, Fiona Campbell and Nick Weaver, were overawed by the massive interest in their focal ...

Your North East garden: Sean Murray's pick from the Chelsea Flower Show
Visiting a flower show can be a great way to get inspiration for your garden from leading designers and experienced plants people. This year 165,000 enthusiastic gardeners descended on the Royal Hospital Chelsea for what is arguably the world's ...



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