chelsea flower show 2011

Chelsea Flower Show Preview: new products

by Rhiannon James

From hoses to herb dryers, here’s a roundup of new gardening tools and equipment to check out at the Chelsea Flower Show this year.

Chelsea Flower Show Preview: the gardens

by Rhiannon James

The Chelsea Flower Show is less than a week away so if you’ve managed to secure a much sought-after ticket, then it’s time to gen up on what’s on offer this year.

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: Lands’ End Across the Pond Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Zelkova serrata ‘Green Vase’ Carpinus betulus Euonymus alatus Amelancmet lamarckii Aesculus parviflora Buxus sempervitens Alchemilla erythropoda Alchemilla mollis Aquilegia varieties Aruncus dioicus Bergenia ‘Abendglut’ Digitalis varieties Heucheta villosa ‘Brownies’ Hosta ‘Summer Music’ Hosta ‘Minuteman’ Hosta undulata albomatginata Luzula nivea Rheum palmatum Rodgetsia ‘Irish Bronze’ Lychnis ‘Jenny’ Euphorbia x martini ‘Baby Charm’ Matteuccia struthiopteris Miscanthus sinensis […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The Worcester, Bosch Group Power of Nature Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Trees and shrubs Acer Palmatum Carpinus hedging Comus controversa ‘Variegata’ Euphorbia x pasteurii Herbaceous Achillea ‘Moonshine’ Alchemilla tnouis Allium stipitatum ‘Mount Everest’ Calamagrostis x acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’ Camassia I ‘Alba’ Dicentra spectabilis ‘Alba’ Foeniculum vulgare ‘Purpureum’ Geranium sylvaticum ‘Album’ Geum ‘Mrs J Bradshaw’ Geum ‘Prinses Juliana’ Iris sibirica ‘Shirley Pope’ Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’ Selinum Wallichianum […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The RNIB Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Trees and Shrubs Acer griseum Betula jacquemontii Herbaceous Material Allium ‘Early Emperor’ Allim ‘Lucy Ball’ Anchusa a. ‘Dropmore’ Aquilegia atrata Aquilegia fragrans Brunnera macrophylla Camassia r. Atropurpureum Corydalis flexuosa ‘Purple leaf’ Eremurus ‘Helena’ Geranium ‘Johnson’s Blue’ Geranium mac. ‘Spessart’ Geranium phaeum ‘Album’ Geranium phaeum ‘Samabor’ Geum ‘Lady stratheden’ Hemerocallis ‘Big Time Happy’ Lysimachia ephemerum Origanum […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The Doncaster Deaf Trust Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Structural Plants – Tree Multi-Stem Betula utilis urmanii Square Buxus semprevirens Grasses Calamagrostis Karl foersters Calamagrostis Overdam Carex ice dance Ophiopogon bodineri Sitpa tenuissima Climbers Hydrandia peteliaris Trachelospernum jasminodioes Trained fruit trees & Bushes Alpine strawberry Blackberry Espalier Apple (Horizontal & Vertically Trained) Herbacous perennials Ajuga repens Alchemilla erthropoda Alchemilla mollis Angelica archangelica Anthriscus syvestris […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The Winds of Change Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Alchemilla Erythropoda Silene Fimbriata Sedum chocolate Anthriscus sylvestris ravenswing Salvia Endless Love Prunus serrula tibetica Astrantia Roma Astrantia Moulin Rouge Trollius Alabaster Calamintha White Cloud Nepeta clarkeii Calamagrostis Karl foerster Deschampsia Goldtau Silene Dioica Purple Prince Nepeta subsessilis Seseli libanotis Dianthus Kim Verbascum Cherry Helen Verbascum Sierra Sunset Alchemilla Mollis Sanguisorba Mensiesii Saruma henryi Polygonum […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The Bradstone Fusion Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Hedge Carpinus betulus Trees Zelkova Decaisnea fargesii Ficus carica General Planting Pittosporum tobira Eriobotrya japonica Strelitzia Hemerocallis corky Astilbe snowdrift Saxifraga urbium Iris robusta Helleborus sternii Asarum europaeum Ophiopogon   For more on the Chelsea Flower Show 2011 urban gardens and their plant lists click here

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The Chilstone Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Amaranthus Salvia argentea Allium ‘Purple Sensation’ Hosta ‘Big Daddy’ Sorbus aria ‘Lustescens’ Penstemon digitalis ‘Huskers Red’ Phormium ‘Black Adder’ Heuchera ‘Black Beauty’ Stachys byzantine Iris ‘Cliffs of Dover’ Artemisia ‘Silver Flury’ Sedum ‘Coca Cola’ Luzula nivea Iris ‘Jane Phillips’ Helictotrichon Stipa gigantean Heuchera ‘Chocolate Ruffles’ Knautia macedonica Lobelia ‘Queen Victoria’   For more on the […]

Chelsea Flower Show 2011: The RBC New Wild Garden plant list

by Rhiannon James

Perennial Planting Allium giganticum Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’ Clematis recta ‘Purpurea’/’Velvet Night’ Euphorbia grifithii ‘Fireglow’ Geum ‘Princess Juliana’ Lychnis coronaria ‘Alba’ Penstemon ‘Heavenly Blue’ Verbascum phoeniceum ‘Violetta’ Dry Planting Sesleria caerulea Scabiosa columbaria ‘Nana’ Sanguisorba menzesii Salvia nemorosa Polemonium ‘Purple Rain’ Linum ‘Blau Saphir’ Festuca ‘Elijah Blue’ Erodium manascavii Artemisia ‘Valerie Finnis’ Armeria maritima Wet Planting […]