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May 31, 2011

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2011 : Part 5 – Mathew Dickinson

Following on from yesterday's floristry demonstration by Simon Lycett, today I'm featuring Mathew Dickinson's arrangements at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show last week. Mathew made four arrangements including the beautiful spring rosemary bowl above.  And below are details of the stages involved. He …

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May 30, 2011

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2011 : Part 4 – Simon Lycett

Following on from my previous posts about the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, today's post features the first of three floristry demonstrations which I saw in the Talking Flowers Marquee last Wednesday. You may remember Simon Lycett from one of my previous posts, well he created this amazing arrangement in…

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May 29, 2011

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2011 : Part 3 – The Great Pavilion

I hope you've enjoyed the posts from the last two days featuring the gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Today's post is simply some eye candy for a Sunday in the form of flowers in the Great Pavilion.  If you hover over the images, you'll see the flower names. Cer…

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May 28, 2011

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2011 : Part 2 – The Artisan & Urban Gardens

As well as the big Show Gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show which I featured in yesterday’s post, there are also some smaller gardens. These are the Urban Gardens and the new category, Artisan Gardens, which has replaced Courtyard Gardens. Today’s post shows a selection of both these catego…

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May 27, 2011

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2011 : Part 1 – The Show Gardens

On Wednesday, I went to the 89th RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London...and what a wonderful day out it was!  I’ll be sharing my time there with you, starting off today with the Show Gardens. At Chelsea this year, there were seventeen Show Gardens and I’ve selected seven of them to show you.  The …

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