May 16, 2014 3:59 pm

Chelsea’s young guns and their gardens

A selection of the standout gardens at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show

At this year’s Chelsea Flower Show, there are eight first-time designers, several of whom are aged under 30. In horticultural circles – where slow acquisition of knowledge over innumerable decades is revered – this is groundbreaking stuff. In addition to the youth element, there are several established names. Here are some images and designs from a selection of this year’s show gardens.

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