Tag: Plants and flowers

Bermuda Garden Wins Bronze Medal In London

Bermuda Garden Wins Bronze Medal In London

The “Bermuda Double Fantasy Garden,” has won a bronze medal in the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show in London. Award-winning floral artist and architect, Nicky Gurret, created a garden to reflect the best that Bermuda has to offer, from the island’s verdant landscapes to the unique pink sand beaches. The display also plays... Read more of this article

Flowers Abound As St. George’s “Blooms”

Flowers Abound As St. George’s “Blooms”

Flowers and plants were highlighted recently in the east end, with several colourful displays highlighting the spring season for the “St George’s in Bloom” event. Displays included a large arrangement donated by Sousa’s featuring a lush green plant bordered by flowers, as well as plants and flowers in urns, a decorative wooden... Read more of this article

Government House Garden Open Again Sunday

Government House Garden Open Again Sunday

Government House Gardens will be open for the third Sunday in row on May 11 from 12.00pm through 5.00pm, giving the public the opportunity to enjoy its unique scenery. A spokesperson said, “As a reminder to the public, Government House Gardens will again be open on Sunday from 12.00pm until 5.00pm. “This will be the third Sunday when the... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Ag Show Rose Exhibit Winners

Photos: 2014 Ag Show Rose Exhibit Winners

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition wrapped up this past weekend, leaving a long list of compelling exhibits in its wake, including the many beautiful flowers put on display in the show’s Rose Division. The best of that exhibit has been announced, with winners chosen in 10 individual categories ranging from “Best in Show” to “Best... Read more of this article

Photos: Agricultural Exhibition Flower Displays

Photos: Agricultural Exhibition Flower Displays

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition got underway on Thursday [Apr 24], with the three day event attracting thousands of attendees to see the numerous competitions in and out of the ring. The Floriculture Division sees some of the island’s most talented gardeners putting their best work on display, with a stunning display of flowers on show at the Botanical... Read more of this article

Photos: Floriculture At The Agricultural Exhibition

Photos: Floriculture At The Agricultural Exhibition

The 2014 Agricultural Exhibition got underway at the Botanical Gardens yesterday [Apr 24] with crowds filing into the grounds to enjoy the event. The three day event will see numerous competitions in and out of the ring; including the Floriculture Division which will see some of the island’s most talented gardeners putting their best work on display.Awards... Read more of this article

Govt. House Gardens To Open On Sundays

Govt. House Gardens To Open On Sundays

Government House Gardens will be open to the public each Sunday afternoon from this Sunday [Apr 27] until Labour Day. Governor George Fergusson, said today that he hoped Government House’s neighbours would be able to share the beautiful and excellently maintained grounds on Sundays this summer. A statement from Government House said, “Entry... Read more of this article

West Pembroke Primary Opens Sensory Garden

West Pembroke Primary Opens Sensory Garden

Junior Minister of Education Leah Scott yesterday [Apr 15] helped to open a unique Sensory Garden created by the ASD Department at West Pembroke Primary School. A spokesperson said, “The students and their teachers, Miss Freda Trimm and Miss Zola French, worked for several months along with volunteers to complete the project located in the courtyard... Read more of this article

Garden Club of Bermuda To Host May Wedding

Garden Club of Bermuda To Host May Wedding

The Garden Club of Bermuda’s Open Houses and Gardens Programme “A May Wedding” is set to be held on Saturday, May 10 from 10.00am to 4.00pm at Christ Church in Warwick. The Garden Club of Bermuda described the event by saying, “A traditional Bermuda wedding is a joyous occasion. Please mark your calendars for what promises to... Read more of this article

Bermuda Garden To Feature In London Show

Bermuda Garden To Feature In London Show

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess announces today that the hotel has sponsored “The Bermuda Double Fantasy Garden” at the Chelsea Flower Show taking place in May 2014 in London. Previous Chelsea Flower Show exhibitor and medal-winner Dominique (Nicky) Gurret has designed the garden following a naturalist theme inspired by John Lennon’s visit to the... Read more of this article


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