RHS Chelsea Flower Show Fireworks Red White Pelargonium commemorates the late John Mitchell

This Fireworks Red White Pelargonium at Chelsea Flower Show this week was potted up by John Mitchell of Cramden Nursery last year before he died and grown on by his daughter Emily.

He died on 19 June 2016 aged 78.

He was the proprietor of Cramden Nurseries in Northamptonshire which he set up more than 50 years ago, was a supplier of pelargonium cuttings to the trade and was well known in bedding circles.

His daughter thanked Pac Elsner's Anthony Andrews for getting the plant onto the HTA/industry 40 Sunbury Road Chelsea garden and said she knew her father would be very pleased to see his work at Chelsea.


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