Sparsholt College continue their RHS Chelsea Flower Show medal winning run with the news they’ve won a Gold medal and Best Discovery Exhibit at this year’s show.

This year the College teamed up with Thompson & Morgan to create the Behind the Genes garden. Students, staff and the Thompson & Morgan team worked incredibly hard on the planning and execution of the garden. Their dedication resulted in not only a Gold medal but also winning Best Discovery Exhibit.

The Behind the Genes garden was designed to provide a visually inspiring insight into the processes of plant breeding, selection and development helping to showcase the commitment and expertise involved in plant breeding from the past and into the future. Prompting show visitors to think about the future of plant breeding and the possibilities it holds.

Find out more about the ‘Behind the Genes’ garden.