Posts Tagged ‘Award of Garden Merit’

Visit the Japanese Gardens Exhibition at the Harrogate RHS garden

February 5th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

The most northerly RHS garden in Harrogate is turning Japanese in the New Year as it hosts an exhibition telling the story of Japanese gardens and how their design and planting styles inspired the British to build Japanese-style gardens here in the UK. There will also be a display devoted to the ongoing restoration of the 1920’s Japanese-style garden in Harrogate’s nearby Valley Gardens.

A pop-up Japanese Shop will set up in the garden, selling authentic Japanese products and gifts throughout the exhibition and each weekend there’s a chance to try your hand at Japanese-inspired crafts such as calligraphy, origami, and the Chopstick Challenge under the expert guidance of Japanese tutors in traditional costume.

The exhibition takes place from 10am – 3pm daily until the 25 February.

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Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to the website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.

 

 

Woodland Walks at RHS Hyde Hall

January 29th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

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Wrap up warm, grab your wellies and explore the estate at RHS Garden Hyde Hall. Led by knowledgeable RHS volunteers, you’ll learn a little of the history of Hyde Hall and take in all the sights and sounds of the Winter woodland. Afterwards, why not warm up with a soup and a scone in the Barn Restaurant for just £4.

Woodland Walks take place every Tuesday at 11am until the 27th February, weather permitting.

Normal garden admission applies, members go free.

 

Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to the website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.

 

 

Exhibition at RHS Lindley: Collecting in the Clouds

January 26th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

Go along to the RHS Lindley Library to find out about early 20th Century Plant Discoveries, and discover the story of four key plant collectors who were exploring the eastern-most edge of the Himalayas 100 years ago.

George Forrest, Reginald Farrer, William Purdom Collecting-in-the-Clouds-exhibition-RHS-Lindleyand Frank Kingdon-Ward faced delight and danger in equal measure during their expeditions into uncharted terrain.
This exhibition, presenting publications and photographs from their trips and herbarium specimens from RHS Garden Wisley, will explore the significance of their work and the lasting impact of their contributions to our gardens.

Collecting in the Clouds is open Mondays to Fridays from 10am-5pm.

 

Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to their website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.

 

 

Go and see the “Sally Baldwin – Summer Gardens Exhibition” at RHS Rosemoor until the end of January

January 24th, 2018 | News | 0 Comments

Sally-Baldwin-RHS-Garden-exhibitionGo along to this exhibition of multimedia collages by Sally Baldwin at the RHS Garden Rosemoor.

Sally takes most of her inspiration from the South West countryside and coastal areas. Using materials such as hand coloured papers and silk, and using techniques including collage, stitch and marking making, Sally is able to create truly beautiful works of art.

The Summer Gardens exhibition closes on the 28th of January and is open from 10am-5pm.

 

Mr Fothergill’s is proud to have entered into a new partnership with The RHS to bring out a range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds for home gardeners.  The extensive flower seed range creates beautiful garden displays with excellent performance. Additionally they have been awarded RHS’s perfect for pollinators, as the best source of food for pollinating insects.  The vegetable collection, of 56 AGM varieties, includes excellent modern strains as well as much-loved, trusted favourites.

The RHS Award of Garden Merit is a mark of quality, awarded to garden plants with excellent garden performance. Each award is given only after a trial at an RHS Garden and judge by a team of experts.

Royal Horticultural Society

 

To browse all the RHS events follow this link to their website.

Take a look at the RHS Range of flower seeds and vegetable seeds on the Mr Fothergill’s website.