Show Gardens

Example 1RHS Show Cardiff 2012 Regeneration – A garden made largely from recycled products such as pallets, logs and slate and inspired by the shape of an unfurling fern frond to create a tranquil space to sit and enjoy the natural textures of wood, stone and plants and relax with the sound of trickling water.




Example 2RHS Show 2008 Where Mountains Meet the Sea – A garden for ‘Visit Wales’ designed to show some of the elements that make up Wales’ stunning scenery – rugged mountains, water falls and sandy beaches.

Example 3RHS Show 2005 The Outdoor Kitchen Living Room – Designed to show how a typical small rectangular plot can include space to meander amongst ornamental and edible plants, cook them and enjoy eating them.

Example 4 – Royal Welsh Show 2003 – A Show Garden to creatively display products by the sponser: particularly turf, decking, sleepers, arbour seats, gravel and plants. It also shows how to make the most of a long narrow plot using diagonal lines incorporating a deck, a gravel area, a lawn and grassed steps leading around the back of a raised pond with deep planting borders and tall plants used for screening.

Example 5 – Royal Welsh Show 2002 Topsy Turfy GardenAn attractive garden designed to show grass used in unusual ways and so incorporating a grass seat and grass spheres.

Example 6Show House Garden – Circles and curves soften this triangular shaped plot providing patio space, lawn and deep borders, the use of different levels including a built-in seat add interest.