THE GREAT BRITISH GROWING AWARDS 2018

These awards recognise all that is great within the horticulture industry – from tool companies to seed suppliers, garden writers to fruit nurseries and everything between. All categories are totally reader nominated and voted, too, meaning the results come from real gardeners.

Your Winners

Over the last couple of months, you have been voting in your droves across 21 different horticulture categories, and here are your winners!

Most trusted celebrity gardener

Sponsored by: Premier Polytunnels

WINNER:
Monty Don

Highly Commended:
Alan Titchmarsh
Carol Klein

Most inspiring vegetable garden to visit

Sponsored by: Algon

WINNER:
RHS Wisley

Highly Commended:
Kew Gardens
Lost Gardens of Heligan

Best gardening event

Sponsored by: Ken Muir

WINNER:
RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Highly Commended:
Gardeners World Live
RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

Best new kitchen gardening book

WINNER:
Down to Earth, Monty Don

Highly Commended:
The Kitchen Gardener, Alan Titchmarsh
Vegetable Growing, Month by Month

Most entertaining kitchen garden TV/radio programme

Sponsored by: Keder Greenhouse

WINNER:
Gardeners World

Highly Commended:
Beechgrove Gardens
Gardeners Question Time

Best fruit and veg seed range

Sponsored by: Draper Tools

WINNER:
Thompson & Morgan

Highly Commended:
King Seeds
Suttons Seeds

Best plug plant range

WINNER:
Thompson & Morgan

Highly Commended:
Sutton Seeds
Sarah Raven

Best nursery/retailer specialising in fruit

WINNER:
Ken Muir

Highly Commended:
Blackmoor Nurseries
Deacons Nursery

Best one-stop gardening shop

Sponsored by: Greenhouse Sensations

WINNER:
Wyevale

Highly Commended:
Thompson & Morgan
Dobbies

Best online retailer

Sponsored by: Spear & Jackson

WINNER:
Thompson & Morgan

Highly Commended:
Amazon
Suttons Seeds

Best garden tool range

Sponsored by: Norfolk Greenhouses

WINNER:
Spear and Jackson

Highly Commended:
Wilkinson Sword Tools
Wolf Garten

Best greenhouse range

Sponsored by: Yorkshire Worms

WINNER:
Norfolk Greenhouses

Highly Commended:
Halls
Elite Greenhouses

Best polytunnel brand

WINNER:
Premier Polytunnels

Highly Commended:
Northern Polytunnels
First Tunnels

Most innovative growing product

Sponsored by: Harrod Horticultural

WINNER:
All Purpose Compost - Miracle Grow

Highly Commended:
Incredibloom
Air Pot

Best Organic veg growing product

Sponsored by: SWCAA

WINNER:
Seaweed Feed - Maxicrop

Highly Commended:
Q4 Liquid Feed - Vitax
Nemaslug

Best gardening organisation

Sponsored by: Thompson & Morgan

WINNER:
RHS

Highly Commended:
National Allotment Society
National Trust

Best garden writer or blogger

Sponsored by: Rhino Greenhouses Direct

WINNER:
Monty Don

Highly Commended:
Alan Titchmarsh
Carol Klein

Best allotment planning product

National Society of Allotment and Leisure

WINNER:
RHS Grow Your Own App

Highly Commended:
The Essential Allotment Guide: How To Get The Best Out Of Your Plot
Garden Organic Year Planner

Best pest control product

WINNER:
Gardening Naturally Pest Range

Highly Commended:
Bayer Garden Product Range
Nemaslug

Best compost making product

WINNER:
HOTBIN Compost Bin

Highly Commended:
Garotta Compost Maker
Blackwall Compost Converter

Best product for small space/urban growing

Sponsored by: Worms Direct

WINNER:
Veg Trug

Highly Commended:
Woodblocx Raised Beds
Greenwall Vertical Planter - Garden Oasis

Prize Winner - Reader

WINNER:
Duncan Brown

Highly Commended: