Garden Centre Association reveals contest shortlist

Results are in from the regional judging round, and now the finalists are preparing for the next round of the Garden Centre Association (GCA) Christmas Display Competition, sponsored by Gisela Graham.

Jeanette Cheetham of Visual Thinking is this year's finals judge.

The two winners in the under £3m and over £3m categories will be announced later this month and showcased at the GCA conference on 25-28 January.

Regional finalists are: Midlands - Planters Garden Centre, Melbicks Garden & Leisure; North East - Whiteleys Garden Centre, Heighley Gate Garden Centre; North Thames - Sunshine Garden Centre, Van Hage Garden Co, Great Amwell; North West - All-In-One Garden Centre, Barton Grange, Brock; Wales & West - Brimsmore Gardens, Endsleigh Garden & Leisure; South Thames - Castle Gardens, Ruxley Manor Garden Centre; Northern Ireland - Donaghadee Garden Centre.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

Read These Next

Dazzling display of new plants at Four Oaks Trade Show 2017

Dazzling display of new plants at Four Oaks Trade Show 2017

A wide range of first-time exhibitors and established names will showcase a wealth of new varieties at September's Four Oaks Trade Show, says Matthew Appleby.

Product and service showcase

Product and service showcase

Fresh solutions to production problems can be found among the array of products and services being introduced at the Four Oaks Trade Show, Sally Drury reports.

Opportunities for niche UK houseplant growers

Opportunities for niche UK houseplant growers

Exchange rates make UK-grown product more attractive to garden centre buyers.

Follow us on:
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • Google +
Horticulture Jobs
More Horticulture Jobs

Horticulture Week Top 100 GARDEN CENTRES

Our exclusive ranking of garden centre performance by annual turnover. 

Garden Centre Prices

Peter Seabrook

Inspiration and insight from travels around the horticultural world

Read more Peter Seabrook articles

Neville Stein

Business advice from Neville Stein, MD of business consultancy Ovation

Read latest articles