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GIMA Awards 2021

PLANTS, SEEDS & BULBS Winner: Mr Fothergill’s Seeds - RHS Flower Mixes Aimed at novice gardeners and those looking for an economic and efficient way to fill flower beds and borders with long season colour. The seed is diluted with natural buckwheat husks to aid broadcast sowing. Grow beautiful flowers in three easy steps: Scatter, Rake, Awake! The judges said: “They’ve got everything right with this range; seed selection, packaging, name, easy to use, it really stood out.” Finalists: Farplants Ltd - Skimmia Perosa, DLF Seeds Ltd - Johnsons Lawn Seed Tuffgrass, Mr Fothergill’s Seeds Johnsons Seeds Microgreens Range

Above: The 2021 GIMA Award judges: Andy Bunker, Alton Garden Centre; Stuart Whalley, Rosebourne Garden Centres; Matthew Bent, Bents Garden & Home; Phillippa Stubbs, British Garden Centres; Trevor Pfeiffer, Garden Trade News; Victoria Redshaw, Scarlet Opus and Alexa Blackmore, The Gardens Group.

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