Young Horticulturist of the Year

Chris Parsons is the Institute of Horticulture Young Horticulturist of the Year 2014 Chris Parsons, a self-employed gardener from County Durham, has won the much sought after and nationally acclaimed Institute of Horticulture 2014 Young Horticulturist of the Year competition (YHoY) at the Grand Final, held at the John Innes Centre, Norwich. He wins the coveted…

Trollius ‘Dancing Flame’ wins New Plant Awards at HTA National Plant Show

Trollius ‘Dancing Flame’ from Darby Nursery Stock and Fairweather’s Nursery has beaten off stiff competition from over 120 other new plants to win the New Plant Awards at the Horticulture Trades Association (HTA) National Plant Show (2014).   Bred by Patrick Fairweather, Trollius Dancing Flame has striking bright orange open flowers and sturdy upright stems with more pronounced…