The Plants of the Winning Gardens at Chelsea

The Garden Designers did their very best but the real winners are the plants!  The planting Lists of 3 gardens, tomorrow 3 other gardens.

Brand Alley Garden

RHS - Brand Alley Show Garden
RHS – Brand Alley Show Garden
Brand Alley Garden
Brand Alley Garden

Designed by
Paul Hervey-Brookes

– Aquilegia vulgaris – Achillea millefolium – Achillea mill. ‘Red Velvet’ – Allium nigrum – Anchusa ‘Dropmore’ Artemesia absynthium – Ballota pseudodictamnus – Briza maxima – Centranthus rubra – Cynara cardunculus
– Digitalis purpurea – Echium candicans – Foeniculum vulgare – Geranium phaeum – Geranium sanguineum
– Lamium galebdolon – Lamium orvala – Lavandula angustifolia – Linaria purpurea – Luzula nivea
– Matteuccia struthiopteris – Nerium oleander – Origanum vulgare – Osmunda regalis
– Pittosporum tobira- Polystichum aculeatum – Rosa canina – Rosa glauca – Rosmarinus officinalis – Rumex acetosa
– Ruta graveolens – Salvia argentea – Salvia pratensis – Sanguisorba minor – Sesleria atumnalis – Teucrium fruticans
– Thalictrum aquilegiifolium – Thalictrum flavum ssp. glaucum

Trees & Hedging
– Alnus cordata – Alnus glutinosa – Buxus sempervirens – Carpinus betulus – Quercus suber – Quercus ilex

The M G Garden

 

The M&G Garden
The M&G Garden

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Designed by
Cleve West

Trees
– Cydonia oblonga TBC – Taxus baccata (hedge)

Shrubs
– Aloysia citriodora – Dorycnicum hirsutum (syn. Lotus hirsutus) – Laurus nobilis – Myrtus communis
– Rosmarinus officinalis – Clematis sp – Jasminium – Vitis vinifera – standard

Grasses
– Melica ciliata – Sesleria heufleriana

Ferns

– Blechnam spicant – Polypodium vulgare

Perennials
– Acaena m. Copper Carpet – Acaena inermis Purpurea – Acanthus Rue Ledan – Aconitum Ivorine
– Amsonia tabernaemontana – Anchusa azurea Loddon Royalist – Artemesia stell. Boughton Silver
– Artemesia stell. Boughton Silver – Artemisia schmidtiana – Asphodeline lutea or liburnica
– Athamanta turbith – Bunium bulbocastanum – Bupleurum perfoliatum ‘Bronze’ – Centaurea montana Album- Centaurea montana or C. m. Sprite – Centaurea Phoenix Hybrids – Centaurea pulchra Major – Centranthus ruber Albiflorus – Centranthus lecoqii – Convalaria majalis Prolifica / flora pleno – Convalaria majalis Prolifica / flora pleno – Dianthus myrtinervius & spiculifolius – Dianthus carthusianorum Miss Farrow – Dianthus suberba – Erigeron karvinskianus – Erigeron karvinskianus – Eryngium bourgatii – Eryngium yuccifolium or E. agavifolium – Euphorbia Copton Ash – Euphorbia seguieriana ssp. Niciciana – Fragaria vesca – Fragaria vesca – Geranium Derek Cooke – Geranium Kashmir Purple or G. sanguineum Tiny Monster Geranium Sanne – Geum borisii – Gillenia trifoliata – Gunnera magellanica – Heuchera ‘Greenfinch’ – Iris dwarf beared & intermediate – Leptinella squallida Platt’s Black – Leptinella squallida Platt’s Black – Libertia procera/grandiflora – Ligusticum scoticum – Linaria purpurea – Linaria purpurea – Lunaria annua – Lupin chammisonis – Morinia longifolia – Mukdenia rossii – Nepeta racemosa Grog / Blue Wonder  Oenothera odorata Sulphurea – Paeonia sp

The Telegraph Garden

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The Telegraph Garden

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Designed by Tommaso del Buono & Paul Gazerwitz (del Buono Gazerwitz)

Trees
Tilia x europaea ‘Pallida’

Hedges
Laurus nobilis

Topiaries
Buxus sempervirens /Osmanthus x burkwoodii OR Phillyrea angustifolia (Final choice dependent on availability)

Herbaceous plants (Indicative only)
Anchusa azurea ‘Loddon Royalist’
Borago officinalis Camassia quamash Campanula persicifolia Cenolophium denudatum Dianthus carthusianorum Euphorbia spp. Geranium spp. Gladiolus italicus or byzantinus Hyssopus officinalis Iris germanica varieties, bright blue Larkspur consolida ‘Dark Blue’ Lithodora diffusa ‘Heavenly Blue’ Nepeta spp. Nigella damascena ‘Miss Jekyll’ Sesleria nitida Silene dioica Veronica spp Viola cornuta ‘Belmont Blue’

The Brewin Dolphin Garden

The Brewin Dolphin Garden
The Brewin Dolphin Garden

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Designed by
Matthew Childs

Trees
– Acer griseum (Multi stem) – Betula nigra (Multi stem) – Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Worplesdon’ (Pleached)

Hedges
– Carpinus betulus

Shrubs
– Cryptomeria japonica ‘Globosa Nana’ – Nandina domestica – Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Dart’s Gold’
– Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Diabolo’ – Spiraea thunbergii – Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum ‘Mariesii’
– Viburnum sargentii ‘Onondaga’

Perennials
– Alchemilla eythropoda – Alchemilla mollis – Anemone nemorosa – Angelica archangelica – Angelica gigas
– Aquilegia vulgaris var. stellata ‘Black Barlow’ – Aquilegia caerulea ‘Krystal’ – Aquilegia viridiflora var. atropurpurea syn Chocolate Soldier – Aquilegia vulgaris ‘Green Apples’ – Aquilegia vulgaris var. stellata ‘Ruby Port’ – Asarum europaeum – Astrantia major ‘Claret’ – Astrantia major ‘Large White’ – Cenolophium denudatum – Cornus candensis
– Dicentra ‘Aurora’ – Digitalis grandiflora – Digitalis lutea – Digitalis purpurea ‘Sutton’s Giant Primrose’ – Disporum cantoniense ‘Green Giant’ – Disporum flavens – Disporopsis pernyi – Epimedium × rubrum – Euphorbia amygdaloides ‘Purpurea’ – Euphorbia amygdaloides var. robbiae – Geraneum phaeum – Geranium phaeum ‘Raven’ – Heuchera cylindrica ‘Greenfinch’ – Iris sibirica ‘Dreaming Yellow’ – Iris sibirica ‘Shirley Pope’ – Lysimachia Beaujolais – Paris polyphylla  Polygonatum x hybridum – Primula elatior subsp. Pallasii – Rodgersia podophylla – Smyrnium perfoliatum – Tellima grandiflora – Trillium erectum – Trillium cuneatum – Viola ‘Raven’ – Viola cornuta – Viola cornuta ‘Cleopatra’ – Viola cornuta Alba Group – Viola ‘Martin’

 

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