In the late 1980’s I applied to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Committee to take a Garden Installation Stand at their show in the grounds of The Royal Hospital in central London. Produced on a shoestring it relied on originality rather than high-priced production expertise. The form / questionnaire was sent and duly filled in [...]
It was in n c. 600 BCE +/-that the first true Garden Maverick raised his head above the garden parapet. King Nebuchadnezzar The Second established himself as a supreme Maverick by having the Hanging Gardens of Babylon built for his homesick Persian wife. In one stroke he booked himself onto the Wonders Of The World Top Eight Chart.