If you’d like to make a donation which will be split 50% to Radio Verulam and 50% to Rennie Grove Hospice Care, please go to www.radioverulam.com/donate and add the comment “FLOWER” with your donation

Radio Verulam is hosting an internet based flower show. Prizes will be on offer and there is a lot of fun to be had whether you have a big or small garden, or even no garden at all. If you are older or young there is a category designed for everyone of all abilities to take part in. You don’t even have to be from St Albans, you just need to have fun gardening!

Thanks for your entries and good luck! The compeition is now closed to new entries The winners will be broadcast as part of a special show on the 4th July 2020. Judging will be undertaken by an eminent gardening specialist.

The money from your entries will be supporting Rennie Grove Hospice Care a local charity that provides palliative care in Bucks and Herts and to the station itself so that we can continue the charitable, not for profit works we do.

What your entry or donation will be supporting:

  • £28.50 – enables to support an hour of specialist nursing care in a patient’s home.
  • £9.50 – 20 minutes of Specialist Care
  • £7.00 – an hour of great local radio

Best Garden-  This is the most prestigious award to win as you get to show off all areas of your amazing garden. Your years of hard work can be displayed for all to enjoy. 

Best Hanging Basket- No Garden is complete without a hanging basket. We want to see some creative takes on a traditional part of many peoples gardens


Best Tub or Pot of Single or Mixed Flowers- This is a great chance to show off some of the amazing plants that you have nurtured in pots or tubs. These can be indoor or outdoor plants.  

Best Plate of any Fruit or Vegetables you have grownShow us the tasty edible foods that you have been growing in your garden. 


Best Flower Arrangement- You can show us your artistic skills with an eye catching  flower arrangement

Budding Young Artists”- Best Drawing of a flower or a plant by a child in age categories

Age categories are 3-5 years, 6-8 years and 9-11 years.

“Little Shooters”- Best Grown From a Seed Challenge.

This is a competition for young ones.

Age categories are 3-5 years, 6-8 years and 9-11 years.