gardener Lakin Earl scoops 'best in flower show' award
turned out to see displays of roses and sweet peas at a show held
in Brent Knoll last weekend (June 9th and 10th).
Garden World provided the venue for the annual Rose and Sweet
Pea Show, organised by members of Burnham and Nailsea Horticultural
Earl from Highbridge, pictured above, was awarded best in show
in the cut flowers class.
El-Mahdi, Deputy Manager of the garden centre, said: "This
is the ninth time we have hosted the show and it was a great success.
We received lots of entries and hundreds of visitors came to see
were able to see top quality roses and sweet peas, as well as
other cut flowers and pot plants."
were also classes for large flowered roses, climbing/rambling
roses, miniature roses, vases and bowls of sweet peas and fuchsias,
begonias and pelargonium pot plants.
Lakin Earl from Highbridge with Dolly El-Mahdi, Deputy Manager
at Sanders Garden World, and his winning entry in the cut flowers