RHS showpiece

First-time RHS Chelsea Flower Show designer Luciano Giubbilei has used tiered evergreen hedges and trees to create a peaceful design for Laurent-Perrier's 2009 entry.

The garden aims to exemplify the relationship between architecture and gardens using simple, symmetrical lines. Water features and sculptural sitting blocks form part of the design, which also uses formal clipped trees, blocks of tall grasses and perennial beds. Black bearded irises and a palette of claret-coloured flowers will balance the formality of the design. The plants are being sourced from www.crocus.co.uk.


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