‘600 Days with Bradstone’: Best Show Garden, Chelsea Flower Show 2007

Photographs: Charles Hopkinson


Best Show Garden Chelsea 2007The rear of the garden is for relaxation, with a hanging pod and a rest chair, where the astronaut can retire


Best Show Garden Chelsea 2007The paving is designed to resemble the scorched clay patterns seen on Mars


Best Show Garden Chelsea 2007The planting includes fast-growing shrubs that exhibit constant change – this is psychologically important to the astronaut