We are pleased to announce the winners of our Prettiest Rose Competition 2018. We would like to congratulate all the winners and thank everyone who took part. Our judges were extremely impressed with the quality of the entries we received. We would also like to thank all the hard working team members at garden centres up and down the country for their hard work in making the 2018 National Rose Festival such a success.
First Prize £1,000 is Maggie Philippson, who won First Prize at Ayletts Nurseries Ltd, North Orbital Road, St. Albans, Herts, AL2 1DH
Second Prize £500 is Sarah Mansfield, who won first prize at Scotsdale Garden Centre, Cambridge Road, Gt. Shelford, Cambs. CB22 5JT.
Third Prize £250 is Rowena Beckwith , who won first at Bambridge Garden Centre, Kiln Lane, Brambridge, Eastleigh Hants SO50 6HT.
There were also three Highly Commended entries, each winning £100:
Elizabeth Aubury winner at Fresh at Burcot Garden Centre, Alcester Road, Bromsgrove B60 1PW.
Tom Youells, winner at Millbrook Garden Centre, Station road, Southfleet, Gravesend, Kent, DA13 9PA.
Stephanie Backley, winner at St. Peter's Garden Centre, Avenue de la Reine, Elizabeth II, St. Peter, Jersey, JE3 7BP.