Seen at the Chelsea’17 Flower Show

Just seen at the Chelsea’17 Flower Show.

Colourful cutting flowers.

 

My favourite find was the discovery of the Seedlip garden and the hidden gin bar on-top of the hill – total bliss…

 

Lovely oversize traditional terracotta planters with olive trees, so chic.

 

Interesting insect homes, encouraging wildlife into your garden.

 

Camouflage your bins.

 

Mediterranean colours and planting.

 

Greenhouse envy!

 

Colourful trendy succulents and cacti.

 

A life-size horse sculpture made from horseshoes.

 

Inspiring Artisan gardens.

 

Inspiring Artisan gardens.

 

The show-grounds.

 

Succulents are still on trend.

 

Heritage brand, Wedgwood, launching a contemporary planter range with a nod to their famous ‘Jasper’ collection.

 

The totally striking floral fountain in the Mediterranean themed garden by the M&S.

A selfie through the selfie window of the M&S flower stand.

 

iPhone photos and feature: Theoda Solms Iles

Chelsea Flower Show 2017 – Show gardens

Here are a few of this years favourite Show Gardens from the Chelsea Flower Show 2017.

 

Silk Road garden, Chengdu, China. Designed by Laurie Chetwood & Patrick Collins

Silk Road garden, Chengdu, China. Designed by Laurie Chetwood & Patrick Collins

Silk Road garden, Chengdu, China. Designed by Laurie Chetwood & Patrick Collins

 

Linklaters garden for Maggie’s. Designed by Darren Hawkes

Linklaters garden for Maggie's. Designed by Darren Hawkes

 

Breaking Ground. Designed by Andrew Wilson & Gavin McWilliam

Breaking Ground. Designed by Andrew Wilson & Gavin McWilliam

 

Morgan Stanley garden. Designed by Chris Beardshaw.

Morgan Stanley garden. Designed by Chris Beardshaw.

 

500 Years of Covent Garden The Sir Milton Foundation garden in partnership with Capo. Designed by Lee Bestall.

500 Years of Covent Garden The Sir Milton Foundation garden in partnership with Capo. Designed by Lee Bestall.

 

RHS Greenings Grey Britain garden. Designed by Nigel Dunnett.

RHS Greenings Grey Britain garden. Designed by Nigel Dunnett.

RHS Greenings Grey Britain garden. Designed by Nigel Dunnett.

RHS Greenings Grey Britain garden. Designed by Nigel Dunnett.

 

Royal Bank of Canada. Designed by Charlotte Bank.

Royal Bank of Canada. Designed by Charlotte Bank.

 

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Anneka Rice Colour Cutting garden. Designed by Sarah Raven.

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Anneka Rice Colour Cutting garden. Designed by Sarah Raven.

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Anneka Rice Colour Cutting garden. Designed by Sarah Raven.

 

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Chris Evans Taste Garden. Designed by Jon Wheatley

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Chris Evans Taste Garden. Designed by Jon Wheatley

 

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Jeremy Vine Texture garden. Designed by Matt Keightley.

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Jeremy Vine Texture garden. Designed by Matt Keightley.

 

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Zoe Ball Listening garden. Designed by James Alexander-Sinclair.

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Zoe Ball Listening garden. Designed by James Alexander-Sinclair.

 

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Jo Whiley Scent Garden. Designed by Tamara Bridge & Kate Savill.

BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens: Jo Whiley Scent Garden. Designed by Tamara Bridge & Kate Savill.

 

Breast Cancer Now garden. Through the Microscope. Designed by Ruth Willmott.

Breast Cancer Now garden. Through the Microscope. Designed by Ruth Willmott.

Inland Homes: Beneath a Mexican Sky. Designed by Manoj Malde.

Inland Homes: Beneath a Mexican Sky. Designed by Manoj Malde.

 

 

 
iPhone photos and feature by Theoda Solms Iles