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For all the latest news on Roger Platts and his team from the Nursery and landscape project locations across the country and RHS Shows.

M&G Garden 2010 Roger Platts Peoples Choice of the Decade RHS CHelsea Flower Show 2020
May 17, 2020

Vote for BBC / RHS People’s Choice Garden of the Decade

Thrilled that our 2010 Chelsea M&G Garden will be on show again, aired on BBC 1. Vote for The People’s Choice of the Decade, Thank you BBC and RHS. Click here to Vote!
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June 19, 2019

NGS Garden Open at Leydens, Kent – Sunday 23 June 2019

Garden open on Sunday 23rd June 2019 at Leydens, Edenbridge Small private garden of garden designer, nursery owner and author who created NGS Garden at Chelsea in 2002, winning Gold and Best in Show, and in 2010 Gold and People’s Choice for
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January 18, 2017 launches new website for 2017! launches new website in January of this year, with beautiful hi-res photography of Designed Gardens by Roger Platts. View our collection of gardens in our portfolio, contact us for enquiries, view our Awards and stay up to date with all the
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Events 2019


Roger hosts regular talks, demonstrations and charity events around a variety of horticultural subjects including ‘Using Plants to Best Effect’ and ‘Exhibiting Gardens at the Chelsea Flower Show’ both at the nurseries in Kent and throughout the UK by appointment for groups, tour companies and garden related talks.

Here’s a look at Roger’s up-coming events for 2017:

Musbury Horticultural Society. Roger gives a talk on ‘Principles of Gardening’.

Hadlow College Garden Design Event. The event is aimed at gardeners whose design is limited to window boxes and containers through to those who have very large gardens – and everything in between. The event will be held in the Hadlow College Design Studios and will commence at 6pm with registration, a buffet supper and networking. The formal part of the evening will commence at 7pm. Roger gives a brief talk on his career and successes at The Chelsea Flower Show.

RHS Flower Show Cardiff (7th-9th)

RHS Malvern Spring Festival (11th-14th)

RHS Chelsea Flower Show (23rd-27th)

RHS Chatsworth Flower Show (7th-11th)

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (4th-9th)

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park (19th-23rd)

NGS Garden Open 2017. Roger will be opening his private garden ‘Leydens’ again this year to support the NGS charities. Visitors are welcome to look round the garden and the nursery between 12pm and 5pm. Teas and biscuits are available.

Perennial Garden Event. ‘An Evening with Roger Platts’. Tour of garden and nursery, talk by Roger and light refreshments. Tickets £55. 6pm-8.30pm

Bookings, Visits and Talks


For information on any of the above events or to book your own private event please contact us here.

We offer:

  • Garden tour of Roger’s private garden at ‘Leydens’
  • Evening and daytime talks on a variety of Garden and industry subjects
  • Visits to the Nursery at ‘Leydens’
  • Champagne and canapés
  • Teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Group bookings
  • Charity events