On Press day at 3.30pm every one is removed from the show except the very lucky few who have “Private View” badges, this enables you to be on your stand when the Queen and the rest of the royal family are looking round the show. Myself and Richard were very lucky to be given one! We then had the amazing opportunity to present her Majesty with the rose we have released just for her this year, the “Queen’s Jubilee Rose”. Here are some photos caught at this moment!
Her Majesty Receiving “The Queen’s Jubilee Rose”
Her Majesty on the Red Carpet
Her Majesty receiving her “Queen’s Jubilee Rose”
Her Majesty smelling the beautiful scent of her “Queen’s Jubilee Rose”
Today is the day when our stand is launched open to the press and ready for judging. Every one so far as been very complimentary on the look of our display and have commented on the “gorgeous aromas” emanating from … Continue reading →
Today is our last day building up the stand and everyone is working very hard to hit the deadline. We have had loads of visitors coming to our stand including two different shoots for the BBC and a visit from … Continue reading →
Day three of the stand build up all captured and recorded on our third time-lapse. As you can see as we get closer to the end of the build every one has ‘gone up a gear’ working as hard you they can! So here is it, and don’t forget to go to our Youtube Channel and see our other videos!
Earlier in the blog you saw that we have been creating our own time-lapses of the Chelsea 2012 build up. Here we have our second time-lapse of yesterdays progress. You can really get a feel for how hard our team is working and how busy the Chelsea build up really is!
Yesterday we saw the stand transform and gain some body as more and more roses were added. All the usual suspects were there, Sir Paul Smith, Ballerina, Bonica – as well as this years Chelsea new releases ‘Capel Manor’, ‘The … Continue reading →
During the show we are putting together time-lapse videos of the build up of the stand, recording the progress and the hard work of our team. As far as we can tell this is a first for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show rose growers and for ourselves as a company.
Here is the first time-lapse sequence, keep and eye out as we will upload more of every build up over the next few days! The main action in this video is to the right hand side arch and the delicate placing of the roses on the Gothic Folly.
Good morning fellow rose lovers! Both our hardworking team and everyone else involved in the show have been up and about and working hard on their stands since 8 am. Here are some photos capturing the start of the day.