Striking gold at Chelsea

A SPECIALIST nursery has come up smelling of roses after winning gold at Chelsea. Harkness Roses of Hitchin was awarded the Royal Horticultural Society s gold medal for its display at the Chelsea Flower Show this week. Owner Robert Harkness said: The s

A SPECIALIST nursery has come up smelling of roses after winning gold at Chelsea.

Harkness Roses of Hitchin was awarded the Royal Horticultural Society's gold medal for its display at the Chelsea Flower Show this week.

Owner Robert Harkness said: "The stand is a credit to all our nursery staff who grow the roses. We're lucky to have a team of true experts who understand how to produce high quality blooms in time for Chelsea, as well as sharing years of experience between them at staging our displays.