Threatened Plant of the Year competition

Chrysanthemum ‘Spartan Linnet’

Plant Heritage Threatened Plant of the Year 2020 to be launched at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

We are delighted to announce a new Threatened Plant of the Year competition 2020.

Could you be the first to be awarded the trophy at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2020 10-15 Sep

At Plant Heritage we are keen to showcase rare and unusual plants so this competition is the perfect place to highlight these plants. Key details are also noted below:

Entry criteria: if you have a named, garden-worthy cultivar grown or sold before 2005 in the UK or Ireland that is not currently available commercially or not consistently available through commerical sources, it may be eligible.

Who can enter: This is open to Plant Heritage members, National Collection Holders, Plant Guardians, exhibitors at RHS Hampton Court, and specialist Plant Societies.

We wish all entrants good luck!

To enter please complete the form below, or you can post your entry, noting the details below. Entries are now open until 26 June 2020.

Click here for full details of the competition

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ENTRY FORM

If you are a Plant Heritage member please add:
Please tick box to confirm this plant fits the criteria for Threatened Plant of the Year Competition 2020 to the best of your knowledge.
First plant entry
Please use the Latin name; list one plant at a time
Upload a picture here, if you have one
What is special about your plant? Where did you get it from? How long have you had it? Please include a brief description.
Second plant entry
Please use the Latin name; list one plant at a time
Upload a picture here, if you have one
What is special about your plant? Where did you get it from? How long have you had it? Please include a brief description.
Third plant entry
Please use the Latin name; list one plant at a time
Upload a picture here, if you have one
What is special about your plant? Where did you get it from? How long have you had it? Please include a brief description.
Fourth plant entry
Please use the Latin name; list one plant at a time
Upload a picture here, if you have one
What is special about your plant? Where did you get it from? How long have you had it? Please include a brief description.
Fifth plant entry
Please use the Latin name; list one plant at a time
Upload a picture here, if you have one
What is special about your plant? Where did you get it from? How long have you had it? Please include a brief description.

Conserving the diversity of garden plants

eg: plant genus, common name, county, collection holder name.