The Perfume Garden|RHS Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal and Most Creative Award

Sustainable design initiatives include three gold-medal winning show gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

Perfume GardenThe Perfume Garden, designed by Laurie Chetwood and Patrick Collins in 2009, demonstrated the potential of sustainable design.  All materials were from renewable resources with features including rainwater harvesting, a borehole, a wind turbine, and the conversion of daylight to electricity to power lighting and irrigation.

In addition to awarding a Show Garden Gold Medal, the judges recognized the exceptional design of the Perfume Garden with a special ‘Most Creative’ award.

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Detail of the sustainable wind feature at the Perfume Garden. The Chelsea Flower Show. ©Stuart Freedman LICENSE: Worldwide PR, unlimited up to six months, thereafter an edit of six images for internal use only gratisCHELSEA SKETCH 1 low res

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