Chelsea Flower Show media 2019
The Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden
The award from Chelsea Flower Show 2019
The Telegraph: Three of the best small spaces
Taina Suonio’s garden seeks to bring the rich biodiversity of the Finnish countryside to the city. Underlying her design is the research she does at the University of Helsinki: environmental biologist Suonio is an expert in urban greening, lauded for her green roofs….
BBC Gardeners' Corner, RHS Chelsea Gallery
David tours the show gardens and meets the locals at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019.
Chelsea Flower Show 2019 timetable: What gardens are on show?
THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW and excitement has swept across the nation after news broke that Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge will be co-designing the RHS Back to Nature garden. But what gardens are on show this year?…
Finnish first for RHS Chelsea
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Floral Daily: RHS Chelsea Flower Show gets first ever Finnish garden
54 square metres of Finnish biodiversity in the heart of London
This May the most prominent gardening event in the world, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, will feature a Finnish garden for the first time in its history. The garden will highlight the beauty and diversity of Finnish nature. It is designed and created by landscape designer Taina Suonio.
Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce: THE ROOTS IN FINLAND KYRÖ GARDEN WINS SILVER-GILT MEDAL AT RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
The Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden by Taina Suonio won the silver-gilt medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019. Taina Suonio is an accomplished Finnish landscape designer, horticulturist, environmental biologist, and researcher. The garden was made in partnership with several Finnish companies and supported by the Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce. The main sponsor of the garden is FBCC Member Kyrö Distillery Company. They see the garden as exporting their raw materials and Finnishness in a homely manner. “Taina has done excellent work and actually, out of the raw materials presented in the garden, we could distil a gin”, says the MD Miika Lipiäinen of Kyrö Distillery Company…
The Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden - Chelsea Flower Show 2019
THE ROOTS IN FINLAND KYRÖ GARDEN
The Chelsea Flower Show 2019 will for the very first time in its long history feature a Finnish Garden.
The main sponsor of the garden is Finnish rye distillery Kyrö Distillery Company, which, after winning the Best Gin & Tonic with their Napue at the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC) in 2015 has also found favour with the demanding British gin-loving audience.
Gardener Taina Suonio visited Kyrö Distillery in Ostrobothnian village Isokyrö in February to gain inspiration and meet the Kyrö team.
🍁🍁 Finnish Embassy’s Open Garden during Chelsea Flower Show week 🍁🍁
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