Hillier wins 66th consecutive gold at Chelsea

Hillier Nurseries has won its 66th consecutive Gold medal at the Chelsea Flower Show.

Hillier celebrates a record unbroken run of Golds at Chelsea Flower Show - image: HW
Hillier celebrates a record unbroken run of Golds at Chelsea Flower Show - image: HW

This is the longest unbroken run of medals in the history of the show.

Hillier’s display, on the theme of "Feel good about gardening", featured a series of interlinking gardens containing 3500 plants. 

Hillier also won the ‘International Grower of the Year’ award.

Hillier managing director and designer of the exhibit Andrew McIndoe said: "Gardening makes me feel good, but winning Chelsea Gold medals makes me feel fantastic!

"It is the ultimate accolade in the horticultural world, and a great result for a huge team effort. I am extremely proud of the Hillier team. Ricky Dorlay, our veteran Plant Preparer, did a brilliant job in the face of a severe winter and blistering spring temperatures. His 46 years of staging Chelsea stood us in good stead."

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See our photo galleries of Plant of the Year finalists and Show Gardens.


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