October 1, 2023
Ballyboughal garden designer Peter Donegan chosen for Melbourne flower show

A Ballyboughal man has turn out to be the initial Irish garden designer to style and design a present back garden for the Melbourne International Flower & Back garden Exhibit, “the greatest and most prestigious horticultural party in the Southern Hemisphere.”

eter Donegan, of Peter Donegan Backyard garden Design, Ballyboughal has been chosen to style and design a exhibit backyard garden for the 2023 function, located in the Environment Heritage Web-site of Carlton Gardens and The Royal Exhibition Building, which returns March 29 to April 2 2023.

Rated amongst the top rated 5 flower and yard shows in the world, the Melbourne Intercontinental Flower & Backyard Show showcases only the very best calibre of backyard layout and landscape architecture talent selected from Australia and globally.

Talking of the 2023 function and what is in retailer, Peter suggests: “We are a tiny but lovely style office environment finishing patterns at the very optimum amount for the final 21 years, but it is always an honour and one more humbling compliment when invited anywhere.

“MIFGS haven’t permitted us release designs just but, but I can tell you it’s a contemporary vision of a love story and hearts separated via a tiny island off the coastline of Galway to the mainland.

“That the create will choose location for the duration of my 2nd only ever St Patrick’s Day absent from residence in a significantly lovely region that I have hardly ever been to is a different usually intriguing journey.”

Chloe Quinn, layout assistant, provides: “We are delighted to be working along with Victoria-based Semken Landscaping to realise this demonstrate back garden.

“Since 1987 Martin and his staff have been display backyard building and contracting at the best amount and are the most medalled contractor in the shows heritage.”

In 2001 Peter Donegan Backyard Style and design was born and quickly gained a host of awards for 17th and 18th century gardens intended and show gardens at countrywide competitiveness.

From 2019 – 2022 The RHS silver medalist became the collection back garden designer for the country’s most watched TV show and RTÉ television’s “DIY SOS The Massive Establish Eire.”

Peter was picked to design and style and realise the Irish WW1 Centenary Peace Back garden at Chateau de Peronne in 2018.

He returned and developed a next inaugurated back garden there in 2022 to commemorate the anniversary of Europe’s premier war museum housed inside of the castle.