Linné Garden Wins Gold at Chelsea Flower Show

Sweden is going Carl Linnaeus mad this week, with a whole range of festivities taking place to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the world famous botanist, scientist and explorer.

Now a show garden called a ”Tribute to Linnaeus” has won a gold medal at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show in London.

The garden was designed by the eminent Swedish landscape architect Ulf Nordfjell and he told our reporter Azariah Kiros how he felt about receiving the prize: