Posts Tagged ‘Matt Keightley’

RHS Chelsea 2015 – Some more action from Main Avenue

1 Written by Lisa on 19th May 2015 in Inspiration

As I sit here the sun is shining – such a shame that most of yesterday was wet and windy, it cetainly didn’t make for easy photography.  But I hope you enjoy the forthcoming posts and my photographs.

Sentebale garden RHS Chelsea 2015

Sentebale garden RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa cox

Orange and purple planting was definitely the name of the game.  This is the Sentebale Garden, designed by Matt Keightley and inspired by Sentebale’s Mamohato Children’s Centre.

Sentebale garden Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

Sentebale garden at RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

The garden is designed to raise awareness of Sentebale’s mission to tackle the stigma of HIV in adolescents.

Planting in Sentebale garden RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

Orange geum were definitely a trend at the show and they looked fabulous.  Orange is my favourite colour, never failing to make me smile.

Planting in Homebase garden RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

The Homebase garden featured them in abundance…

Homebase garden 2015 RHS Chelsea Lisa Cox

The Homebase Garden RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

The Homebase Garden this year is an Urban Retreat designed by Adam Frost in association with Macmillan Cancer Support.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show geums in Homebase garden Lisa Cox

Homebase Garden 2015 RHS Chelsea 2015

The garden room at the back of the garden was great.  Behind it were ferns and shady plants, really lovely.

The Homebase Urban Retreat RHS Chelsea 2015 Lisa Cox

The design aims to demonstrate that it’s possible to create green spaces in urban situations, using modern materials and strong design whilst bringing the softness of nature.


(Images: Lisa Cox)

RHS Chelsea 2014 – Help for Heroes Garden…Hope on the Horizon

0 Written by Lisa on 22nd May 2014 in Inspiration

Help for Heroes gdn RHS Chelsea 2014 Lisa Cox

Chelsea always feels as if the focus on the show gardens is in Main Avenue, but the main show gardens continue elsewhere and the Hope for Heroes garden in Royal Hospital Way was beautiful. Read more

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