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Chelsea’s a blooming marvel

Imaginative gardens at the Chelsea Flower Show have the power to enchant and inspire, writes Ros Drinkwater.

21st February, 2009

Garden shows provide wonderful entertainment, inspiration by the wheel barrow load, and manna for plantsmen, but they have a more serious purpose.

The best garden designers are the guardians of our landscape. They not only aim to delight, but to signal best practise Always known for its excellence, by the turn of the century the Chelsea Flower Show was famous for excess. No expense spared was the name of the game. I can recall tales...

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