John Woods wins Silver Gilt at Chelsea

Suffolk-based John Woods Nurseries has won a Silver Gilt award at this year's Chelsea Flower Show.

John Woods' ‘Fruitful Garden’ display was one of four Generation Gardens sponsored by The Sun - image: DeakinLock
John Woods' ‘Fruitful Garden’ display was one of four Generation Gardens sponsored by The Sun - image: DeakinLock
Its ‘Fruitful Garden’ display was one of the four Generation Gardens sponsored by The Sun, designed to demonstrate ways of using a modest-sized front garden plot.

John Woods’ garden, designed by DeakinLock, showed ways of growing fruit alongside other plants. Ease of maintenance and optimum use of limited space were key factors in the design.

John Woods Nurseries managing director John Lord said at the show: "A Fruitful Garden aims to demonstrate to new homeowners that front gardens can be ideal places to grow fruit in a colourful, private setting without great upheaval or expense.

"We’re delighted to have won this award and look forward to another busy week at RHS Chelsea Flower Show."


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