ST GEORGE IN BLOOM  WAS FOUNDED IN 2014

by Grenville Johnson.

 

      Winners of the RHS Gold Pennant 2014, 2015 & 2016 from RHS Britain in Bloom South West.

 

Winners of the silver trophy for the best Urban entry

in the South West in 2015.

 

RHS National Finalist 2016.

 

 

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Our three core aims are :-

 

HORTICULTURAL EXCELLENCE

 

COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

&

ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY.

 

Home.

St George's Glorious Green Spaces 2021.

Our projects .

Kensington Road.

The award winning garden in St George, Bristol..

Bee& Pollinator friendly planting.

St George Park.

How to contact us.

 

 

THE AWARD WINNING GARDEN IN BRISTOL.

 

                     To view some photos of the garden that is owned by the Chair & founder of St George in Bloom please click on the tab top left hand side of this page:-

‘The award winning garden in St George, Bristol.’

Photos of the garden can also be found on Instagram .

Please click on this link :-

URL:https://www.instagram.com/victorianhousegarden/

 

 

A view  from the doorway leading to the enchanting Folly.

 

 

 

Great Tits rearing their chicks in the Highgrove Bird nesting boxes in the garden May 2021.

 

 

 

 

 

 

In 2017 St George in Bloom received a grant of £5,000 from the Tesco’s ‘Bags of Help’ scheme.

The grant enabled us to enhance areas of St George in Bristol with colourful planting schemes, and local environmental enhancement projects.

 

 

 

 

 

Four additional RHS awards for 2020.

 

In 2020 St George in Bloom was pleased to receive the following four RHS certificates:-

 

 

An RHS Britain in Bloom Certificate of Recognition.

 An RHS certificate for Sharing our know how.

 

 

A certificate to recognise the new garden we created at the main entrance to St George Park.

 

 

 

An RHS certificate for Inspiring others.

 

 

Our local sponsors .

 

We are  proud to be sponsored by :-

 

Park Insurance, St George, Bristol.

Ivy House Therapies, Bristol.

Tesco’s Bags of Help Scheme.

Orchard Coffee Co, St George, Bristol.

The shops and commercial premises in Church Road ( St George Park entrance pollinator garden project.)

Friends of St George Park (Sponsorship for the two planted containers at the entrance to St George Park.)

 

 

 

 

Look out for our sponsors logo on local shop windows & commercial premises.

    An RHS voluntary group in Bristol UK.

OUR LOCAL ST GEORGE IN BLOOM COMPETITION 2021.

Please note:-

Due to the Covid pandemic we have cancelled our local competition for 2021.

We hope to fully reinstate our competition again next year in 2022.

 

A PHOTOGRAPHIC CELEBRATION OF St GEORGE’S GLORIOUS GREEN SPACES IN 2021.

However ,we now invite local residents, Allotment groups, Church and faith groups, Shops and businesses to send us photos

 by email of local front & rear gardens, local allotment sites, streets with floral displays, photos of local wildlife, & parks and green spaces that are located within St George in Bristol. Hanging baskets, window boxes planted pots can also be included along with any  horticultural displays, including fruit and vegetables.

 

We also welcome photos of children's gardening & horticultural efforts that are accompanied  by their parents permission.

 

The photos will be posted on this website  from this summer and into early Autumn.

 

Please email your photos with your name to :-

victorianhouse@blueyonder.co.uk

 

KINDLY ENSURE THAT  ALL THE PHOTOS ARE SENT IN JPG FORMAT.

 

PLEASE NOTE :- By sending photos to us you give your consent for them to be published on our website and on our Facebook page. Please  ensure that you have gained permission when sending a photo of a neighbours or friends floral

or horticultural efforts. Personal addresses will not be included.