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BBC Gardeners' World Live Young Landscapers Award 2018

APL Association of Professional Landscapers logo. Young Landscapers AwardBBC Gardeners’ World Live organisers are excited to announce the launch of the BBC Gardeners’ World Live Young Landscapers Award, supported by the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL).

The brand-new competition at BBC Gardeners’ World Live (14-17 June at The NEC) is a platform to promote excellence in the landscaping industry and support up and coming landscapers, encouraging them to engage with high profile projects. 

The names of the young landscapers who will go forward to build Show Gardens designed especially for the competition by Diarmuid Gavin at BBC Gardeners' World Live 2018 will be announced on 16 March.

Apply below, hurry deadline closes Tuesday 27 February 2018!

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Four of the very best young landscapers in the country, all aged under 28, will form two teams, to display their high calibre skills in this tough competition. Designed to champion skills amongst young people and nurture emerging talent, the competition will see the contenders working in pairs to build two challenging Show Gardens packed with an array of landscaping elements. 

Both Show Gardens will be assessed on Wednesday 13 June by the BBC Gardeners’ World Live Show Garden Assessment Panel plus two dedicated judges from the WorldSkills Assessment Panel with one duo will be crowned the same day as the Young Landscapers of 2018! 

Join us at the Show in June to see the results of , and support, these incredibly talented young landscapers. Plus, get a garden-load of inspiration from the wonderful Show Gardens that they have built, packed with ideas, interest and inspiration for projects to try in your own garden. Details on the designs to be announced.

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With thanks to the Young Landscapers Award sponsors:

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