Scotland’s winning gardens

A garden that will highlight the work of a horticultural charity, another that will eventually flourish at a children’s hospice and a third that will encourage visitors to support the work of the NSPCC have all been named as the inaugural winners of the Artisan Garden Design Competition which has been held in advance of Gardening Scotland 2014.

The winning designs will be created at the national gardening and outdoor living show, which takes place from Friday, 30 May until Sunday, 1 June at The Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh.

The winning teams have each been awarded £2,000 to help them turn their plans into gardens which will be seen by visitors to this year’s event.The winners include husband-and-wife Amber Goudy and Martin Crowley, Oban; Dundee College and SRUC Ayr for NSPCC Scotland’s Garden of Childhood Adventure, pictured above.