RBC Waterscape Garden
RHS Chelsea Flower show 2014
designed by Hugo
RHS Gold Medal
Sustainable, symbolic and sophisticated, this garden reflects global water issues
while demonstrating practical solutions to common problems for home gardeners
and commercial landscapes.
The design shows how water management features
that occur in the natural world can be replicated in bold and innovative ways.
Mimicking the watershed, water is directed through the garden at different gradients
and speeds. The design is layered with naturally-occurring geometric patterns,
drawing inspiration from the parched effects caused by extreme global weather.
The resulting angles expose and conceal sections of the garden, encouraging further