14 Sep 2020

The Grow Your Own Awards 2020: The Winners

The Grow Your Own Awards 2020: The Winners

Grow Your Own magazine's Great British Growing Awards are returning to Glee! This September, as part of the exciting Glee Gathering, Grow Your Own will present their sought-after awards to honour the most exciting brands and suppliers across the industry.

The awards are all about recognising excellence within the gardening industry, with categories for tool companies, seed suppliers, garden writers, fruit nurseries and everything in between! Shining a light on those individuals and businesses who go the extra mile, the awards offer an insight into the most popular trends and collections for the year ahead.

Here are all the winners and runners up:

Most trusted celebrity gardener

Sponsored by: Premier Polytunnels

  • GOLD: Monty Don
  • SILVER: Charles Dowding
  • BRONZE: Alan Titchmarash

Most inspiring vegetable garden to visit

Sponsored by: Agriframes

  • GOLD: The Lost Gardens of Heligan
  • SILVER: RHS Wisley
  • BRONZE: Chatsworth House

Best gardening event

Sponsored by: Pictorial Meadows

  • GOLD: RHS Chelsea Flower Show
  • SILVER: BBC Gardeners' World Live
  • BRONZE: Malvern Spring Festival

Best kitchen gardening book

Sponsored by: Ken Muir

  • GOLD: Organic Gardening: The Natural, No-Dig Way, Charles Dowding 
  • SILVER: Vegetable Garden Diary, Charles Dowding 
  • BRONZE: The Kitchen Garden, Alan Buckingham 

Most entertaining kitchen garden TV/radio programme 

Sponsored by: William James & Co

  • GOLD: Gardeners' World 
  • SILVER: Gardeners' Question Time 
  • BRONZE: Beechgrove Garden 

Best online retailer

Sponsored by: Spear & Jackson

  • GOLD: Kings Seeds 
  • SILVER: Thompson & Morgan 
  • BRONZE: Suttons 

Best fruit and veg seed range

Sponsored by: Hozelock

  • GOLD: Kings Seeds 
  • SILVER: Real Seeds 
  • BRONZE: Thompson & Morgan 

Best gardening organisation

Sponsored by: Sea Spring Seeds

  • GOLD: Royal Horticultural Society
  • SILVER: The National Allotment Society 
  • BRONZE: Garden Organic Done

Best garden writer or blogger

Sponsored by: Rhino Greenhouses

  • GOLD: Charles Dowding
  • SILVER: Monty Don
  • BRONZE: Alan Titchmarsh

Best plug plant range

  • GOLD: Kings Seeds 
  • SILVER: Thompson & Morgan
  • BRONZE: Sarah Raven

Best nursery/retailer specialising in fruit

  • GOLD: Kings Seeds 
  • SILVER: Blackmoor Nurseries 
  • BRONZE: Ken Muir 

Best one-stop gardening shop

  • GOLD: Kings Seeds 
  • SILVER: Dobbies 
  • BRONZE: Thompson & Morgan 

Best greenhouse brand

  • GOLD: Rhino 
  • SILVER: Halls 
  • BRONZE: Robinsons 

Best polytunnel brand

  • GOLD: Premier Polytunnels 
  • SILVER: Northern Polytunnels 
  • BRONZE: Haygrove Tunnels 

Best allotment planning product

  • GOLD: Charles Dowding's Vegetable Garden Diary 
  • SILVER: RHS Allotment Handbook and Planner 
  • BRONZE: Allotment Month by Month 

Best pest control product

  • GOLD: Nemaslug 
  • SILVER: Vitax 
  • BRONZE: Grazers 

Best plant feed

  • GOLD: Tomorite 
  • SILVER: Maxicrop 
  • BRONZE: Westland 

Best tool brand

  • GOLD: Spear & Jackson 
  • SILVER: Wolf Garten 
  • BRONZE: Burgon & Ball  


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