Rosy Hardy

Rosy is the driving force behind the Hampshire-based Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants and over the past twenty years together with her husband Rob they have developed it into one of the UK's leading nurseries, stocking over 1,200 plant varieties. Winners of 21 prestigious Gold Medals at the Chelsea Flower Show as well as numerous medals at the other RHS flower shows. Rosy is the most decorated female exhibitor at Chelsea Flower Show to date.

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