FBD Insurance ‘Urban Sanctuary Garden’ scoops Gold Medal at Bloom 2019

Kevin Dennis has been awarded Gold in the ‘Large Garden Category’ at Bord Bia’s Bloom 2019 for his FBD Insurance ‘Urban Sanctuary Garden’. Following a rigorous two-day judging process with an independent panel of expert judges, the award was announced as Bord Bia opened the gates for the 13th annual Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin.

Designed by horticulturalist Kevin Dennis, the FBD Insurance Urban Sanctuary Garden incorporates a contemporary urban lifestyle design, aimed at inspiring those living in towns or cities to become more engaged with their outdoor spaces.  

Whether it’s a compact garden, an apartment or an allotment, the FBD Insurance Urban Sanctuary Garden seeks to encourage visitors to realise the full potential of any outdoor area. The garden features architectural elements of cutting-edge landscaping, and offers a space that exudes modernity, diversity, calm and wellbeing.

A seasoned Bloom exhibitor,this is Kevin’s fourth medal in the gardening extravaganza, following a three-time gold medal-winning success with large garden entries.

Commenting on his win, Kevin Dennis, Horticulturalist and Founder of Cityscape Gardener, said: “I’m absolutely delighted that we’ve been awarded a Gold medal. I feel very honoured to be participating in Bloom for another year and would to thank my sponsor FBD Insurance who have been a pleasure to work with. I’d also like to thank Bord Bia for their continued support and the whole Cityscape Gardener team for all of their hard work and commitment to bringing my vision to life.”

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