Chelsea 2016 Telegraph garden

Andy Sturgeon featured in The Daily Telegraph revealing his inspiration for this years show garden at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016

“My starting point was a childhood memory. I vividly recall entering the cavernous halls of the Natural History Museum as a boy of no more than ten and feeling shivers run down my spine. As I stood in the cathedral of knowledge ad gazed at the magnificent Diplodocus skeleton, I received a profound lesson in scale, time, theatre, architecture, history and nature. I remember how tiny and insignificant I felt…. Fundamentally, I was making a simple connection between colossal geological events that shape our planet, vast timescales and man’s relatively fleeting and insignificant time of Earth.”

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