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Teagasc and Pieta House to build a ‘Garden of Hope’ for Bloom

Teagasc and Pieta House to build a ‘Garden of Hope’ for Bloom

Teagasc, in association with the suicide prevention charity Pieta House, are delighted to be exhibit...


Bloom 2017 Medium Garden - Cuprinol Kaleidoscope of Colour

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Cuprinol Kaleidoscope of Colour

This conceptual rose garden investigates how we perceive and engage with the use of color in a garden. It will feature a sculptural kaleidoscope at its heart, a portal from which to investigate the vibrant arrangement of plant colors and complementary pigments of Cuprinol paints displayed throughout the garden, which together creates a playful and surreal visual experience for the visitor. This combination of sights with the intoxicating smells of the roses will create a sensory experience like no other.

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Dan Henson & James Purdy.

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Dan Henson

Dan Henson is Head of Activation at Boys and Girls, Cuprinol’s lead on creative. Dan is a multi-award-winning creative who specializes in creating unique brand experiences. Dan’s approach is to continuously push the boundaries of what is possible, as is evident in Cuprinol’s garden at Bloom 2017. Dan and his team collaborated on behalf of Cuprinol with designer James Purdy to conceive a garden that is, quite literally, a kaleidoscope of color.

James Purdy

Architect and garden designer James Purdy returns to Bloom this year after winning a Gold Medal and ‘Best in Show’ for his Medium-Sized Garden, ‘Podscape Garden’, in 2016 – his first show garden at Bloom. To date, James has built show gardens at Antrim Castle Gardens for Garden Show Ireland in 2015 and 2017. He won Kilsaran’s All Ireland Design Competition in 2016 and has worked with Diarmuid Gavin at the 2016 Chelsea Flower Show Garden on his Harrod’s-sponsored ‘Eccentrics Garden’. Outside of the show garden arena, ...(View profile)

Source: Bloom 2017 Medium Garden - Cuprinol Kaleidoscope of Colour

Featured Event


11 September 2017 - 13 September 2017

The NEC @ North Ave, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT, UK

Glee Birmingham 2017

Join us at Glee 2017 to see the launch of hundreds of new products, discover the future customer buying trends and seize the opportunity to meet over 500 suppliers!

At Glee we bring the most exciting exhibitors together with the most powerful and influential visitors and buyers in the industry. Spread across 8 select show sectors Glee offers three jam-packed days of networking, selling and purchasing which are not to be missed. Whilst discovering the latest in innovative products, you can also meet hundreds of new and existing suppliers all under one roof. Taking place at the perfect time of year to re-stock your shelves just before Christmas, Glee is the most crucial garden trade event in any retailer’s calendar.

Offering thousands of the newest and most inspirational garden retail products from over 550+ suppliers, Glee welcomes all kinds of exhibitors from across 8 carefully edited show sectors. If you have your own brand, garden centre, shop or make or grow your own products, we have a spot just for you. With visitors from multiples, independents and online retailers, it’s the perfect opportunity to launch and showcase your product collections, nurture your existing relationships and grow new ones.

Date, Time & Location
11 to 13 September 2017

The NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT

Mon 11 Sept - 9:00 - 18:00
Tues 12 Sept - 9:00 - 18:00
Wed 13 Sept - 9:00 - 16:00