PLANTS AT CHELSEA #3
Friday, June 3, 2011
THE ABOVE PHOTO: Meconopsis ‘Huntfield’
The Royal Horticulture Society’s Plant of the Year
Anemone ‘Wild Swan’
The new names can be quite bizarre. This new lilly hybrid is is named ‘Kushi Maya.
The larger nurseries present their plants in garden like settings with distinctive themes.
Hillier Nurseries’ theme was the health-giving benefits of gardens and gardening.
Herbs are always popular…multicolored lavender
I fancied White flowering Catmint
Ginger Rosemary is a definite must have!
Of the three botanic gardens that exhibited this year only the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne won a gold for their garden of Australian plants. The judging is tough and Kew Garden did not get a gold….imagine…