Taina Suonio at Loimaan Kivi for The Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden Chelsea Flower Show 2019
Loimaan Kivi provide their expertly finished; sculpted, hammered and polished gorgeous Finnish granite for the garden’s benches and stairs to the sunken area.
Chelsea Flower Show 2019 - The Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden
An Inspirational visit to my main sponsor for the Roots in Finland Kyrö Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show2019 in Chelsea, London - where else
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 creative force behind the Finnish garden in the Space to Grow –class is a Finnish landscape designer, horticulturist and environmental biologist Taina Suonio, who is no stranger to British and Irish gardening, having lived 13 years in Northern Ireland and participated in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show for 14 years, working with the leading designers on their Show Gardens (Carol Klein, Andy Sturgeon, Paul Stone, Thomas Hoblyn, Professor Nigel Dunnett and Jo Thompson).
Helsinki struggles with faltering "green roof" initiative
Researcher and entrepreneur Taina Suonio said that greened rooftops would need to be inspected annually or at least every other year, but said that is true about any types of roofs.
"Vegetation on roofs does not cause an increase in problems or work," Suonio said.