H.W.Hyde & Son - Specialist Lily Growers
Chelsea Gold Medal Winners 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Chelsea 2013 Gold number 9.
Exhibit number nine at Chelsea and we have maintained our perfect record of winning Gold Medals. This years display is constructed of four big beds of growing plants plus a huge central feature, look forward to seeing you there.
New Varieties for 2013
This year we are showing 100 new varieties at the Chelsea Flower Show.
The picture alongside is of a huge, sweetly scented, Longiflorum x Asiatic hybrid called 'Sweet Desire'. This variety (along with 'Zirconia') has just been selected as one of the contenders for ' The plant of the year' at this years 'Chelsea Flower' show', beating all the other Lilies, entered by other Companies !
Visitors to the show will be able to purchase bulbs of both these varieties and others.
The Queens Diamond Jubilee Award 2012.
At this years Chelsea flower Show we were awarded our 8 th 'Chelsea Gold Medal and ' The Queens Diamond Jubilee Award' for the best Exhibit in the Grand Pavilion. Sarah received the award from The Queen on the Monday afternoon, a great honor. Here at H.W.Hyde & Son we take great pride in being the U.K's top specialist Lily growers. Every year we run trials of the very newest varieties of both Lilies and Tulips, only the very best of these get included in our catalogue, tulip bulbs and martagon lily bulbs are supplied in the Autumn. Most other varieties of lilies are supplied in the Spring.
During the year we exhibit at the top flower shows in the U.K and our displays are made from flowers grown at our own nursery. So far we have a perfect record at the World famous 'Chelsea Flower Show', winning gold every time.