A vintage year for Chelsea - Patient gardener

This years RHS Chelsea Flower show have been hailed as a truly vintage year. The usually unreliable and unpredictable British weather was truely delightful throughout the show and sunshine and high temperatures were a feature of the Chelsea 2012 show. Show organisers are already turning their attention to the centenery show in 2013 which is sure to be something special.

With hosepipe bans affecting much of the country another theme for Chelsea this year was drought tolerant plants and gardens. If you’ve struggled with the effects of the drought in your garden and then been affected by the deluge of rain, you’re not alone. Even the most talented gardeners and designers have also found this years weather conditions particularly difficult.


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