Arbutus unedo, also known as the strawberry tree, on account of its round fruits which you can see in this photograph, which turn a strawberry-red colour as they ripen. As pictured in The Telegraph Garden, designed by Andy Sturgeon, for The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016. The Telegraph Garden was awarded a Gold Medal by the RHS judges, as well as the coveted award of Best in Show.
Ozothamnus diosmifolius, Cistus × dansereaui 'Decumbens', Centaurea bella, Catananche caerulea 'Tizi n Test', Juncus effusus, and Sophora 'Little Baby' combine beautifully in The Telegraph Garden, designed by Andy Sturgeon for The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016. The water in The Telegraph Garden represents a stream of melt water, which runs into the rock strewn gorge below.
The Telegraph Garden featured boulders of limestone, which were naturally formed in the Jurassic era. This type of stone is rich in fossils, one of these boulders in The Telegraph Garden even features a large fossil of an ammonite.
Schinus molle is an evergreen tree, it's a native of the Peruvian Andes known for the strong wood that it produces. Schinus molle is a dioecious tree - the male and female flowers are borne on separate plants. Pictured in The Telegraph Garden, at The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016.
The L'Occitane Garden celebrates the 40th anniversary of beauty brand L’Occitane. Garden designer James Basson, has looked back at the history of L’Occitane, focussing on its formation in 1976, in Haute Provence, creating a Show Garden that is evocative of the landscape of this area of France.