The winner of the RHS Chelsea Garden Product of the Year competition was announced as the Hotbin Mini Composter.
The judging took place at the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, with the judges commenting that the standards were incredibly, showing that 'the UK is leading in garden product innovation and sustainability.’
All of the judges thought that the Hotbin Mini Composer showed real innovation in making composting cleaner, simpler and more accessible for modern households.
The HOTBIN Mini is a composting bin that has been designed for smaller households and produces compost from various types of waste, included cooked food, small bones and perennial weeds, in 30 to 90 days.
Find out more at www.hotbincomposting.com
The 2019 finalists:
Oxenwood – Jonas Breakfast Table
Oxenwood's simple and durable Jonas Breakfast table is made in solid aged oak with a Belgian Bluestone top.
Low-maintenance and designed to gain depth and character over time, the table reflects Oxenwood's ethos to simplicity in design and durability.
Distinctive Garden – Stadler wood-fired oven
The design of this self-assembling wood-fire outdoor oven has been created to enhance the outdoor cooking experience.
The Corten Steel surround to the oven forms a protective rust coating as the piece weathers.
Plants Belles – Grande Plant Belles
The Grande Plant Belles is a new kind of plant support that straddles the gap between obelisks and grow-through.
The support has been designed to enable creative shrub rose training with the loop and tie method.
husk. – Swan Watering Can
This simple watering can in the shape of a swan is made from agricultural bi-product, making it more environmentally friendly.
The can is plastic free and biodegradable.
Light Innovation – CUBA
The CUBA portable LED lantern with a Bluetooth speaker has been designed with entertainment in mind.
CUBA allows users to experience light and music in every space – whether it be the garden, while camping, or perhaps on the beach.
Ooni Pizza Ovens – Ooni Koda
The Ooni Koda combines high performance with bold design for ease of use while cooking outdoors.
This gas-powered outdoor oven has foldable legs, making it easy to assemble and cooks pizzas in just 60 seconds.
Burgon & Ball – Container weeder
The Burgon & Ball container weeder has been created to make container gardening easier.
The weeder has a specially-designed compact head and backward-curving blade for precise weeding in densely-planted displays.
Tom Raffield – Tressa Planter
The Tressa Planter has been
innovatively designed to provide a flexible approach to gardening with
The Firepit Company – Tree of Life Illuminated Wall Mount
The Firepit Company has created an illuminated steel wall mount, handmade in the UK. The design shows a tree from root to branch, filling the entire circle of the wall mount.
Haxnicks – Bamboo Pots and Seed Tray Range
The Haxnicks Bamboo Pots and Seed Tray Range is a reusable alternative to plastic for the garden and plants in the home and is made from sustainable bamboo, rice and natural resin.
Wilstone – Obelisk Composter
The Obelisk Composter is designed to produce and feed organic compost straight into the soil to directly provide nourishment to plants.