Gilt at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
years world famous Chelsea flower show has seen Rentokil
Tropical Plants UK win one of the most prestigious awards
in the horticultural industry, a Silver Gilt medal.
it has some of the greenest fingers in the country, the indoor
plant specialist was invited by the Royal
Horticultural Society (RHS) to create a dramatic 8m by
eye catching design, situated in the Grand Pavilion comprises
of over 150 plants from around the world, ranging from fiery
‘Forest Flame' (Fittonia verschaffeltii), used as
a living top dressing, to towering 3 metre palms, all set
in stunning black graphite-effect containers.
centrepiece of the display is a very rare and stunning Rhopaloblaste
singaporensis from the Malaysian peninsular.
Sturgess, interior landscape designer and horticulturist for
Rentokil Tropical Plants, said of the success: "It's a privilege
and an honour to even be invited by the RHS to exhibit at
the worlds largest and most important show. To win a Silver
Gilt medal is phenomenal.
usual I have enjoyed the reaction from the public, who are
amazed to learn that the plants I have on display are available
for them to have in their office or home."
Thompson, managing director, Rentokil Tropical Plants UK added:
"Winning these prestigious awards further demonstrates to
businesses that we are a market leader in providing spectacular
indoor plant displays."