Horsham in Bloom

Horsham in Bloom is an independent, not-for-profit, charity.

We work in partnership with local businesses, organisations, residents, volunteer groups and Horsham District Council.

2016 Front Garden 1st prize winner
2016 Front Garden 1st prize winner

2016 competition winners

Winners and runners-up of the 2016 HiB competitions were announced at an event attended by local gardeners and community volunteers at the Holbrook Club in September.

This garden is 'the pants'

Not The Queen's Knickers

 

Schools competition results announced

Pupils of schools in Horsham put on their thinking caps earlier this year and came up with some great designs for their gardens based on the theme of stories and rhymes.

Underpants, pirates and a Midsummer Night's Dream all featured in the winning entries.

Click the picture to discover what it's all about

Competitions

Sponsors

Volunteers

Hanging basket winner
Some of our sponsors' logos
Local volunteers
Our aims (click to view)

[su_row][su_column size="1/2"]We aim to:-

  • encourage horticultural excellence
  • community participation
  • environmental responsibility

    - within the boundaries of Horsham Town.[/su_column][su_column size="1/2"]We will achieve this by:-

  • sponsorship
  • education
  • provision of floral displays
  • initiating and supporting environmental and horticultural projects
  • sustainable planting and landscape enhancement.

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We are particularly keen to support new and exciting horticultural projects which create places for people to enjoy, such as the Human Nature Garden.

Schools Competition 2016

‘Rhymes and Stories’ was the theme this year, providing many ideas for young imaginations.

Blue Diamond provided vouchers for seeds and compost. Follow the link to find out the results.

Local Competitions 2016

We are looking forward to another great season with excellent entries from enthusiastic gardeners.

Some judging has already taken place. We will show pictures of winning entries on this website.

Sponsorship opportunities!

  • Your organisation's name and logo at several sites in the town centre
  • Make a real impact on the street scene

A great way to advertise your business!

  • Economic promotion of your business
  • Horsham in Bloom is popular and successful
  • Railing Planters and Hanging Baskets make a bright, welcoming appearance
  • Seen by hundreds in the town each day
  • Businesses associated with us become well known

Volunteers

Volunteer groups undertake a variety of tasks in the town, many of which wouldn't be able to be done without their involvement.

Horsham in Bloom is also seeking active volunteers to work with the existing committee members.

Projects

Horsham in Bloom has instigated and been involved with many projects over the years. The biggest and most well known is the Human Nature Garden in Horsham Park.

A more recent project is New Street Green.