A must follow @garden.johns

John Massey is a nurseryman, plant breeder, plant collector and passionate gardener with an infectious love of plants which gleams through his instagram reels.

Massey acquired Ashwood Nurseries as a teenager in 1967, straight from school and with no formal training in horticulture. Expert across all plants but unmatched when it comes to hellebores and hepaticas. Winner of more multiple, well deserved Chelsea Gold medals and the President’s Award for a hellebore exhibit in 2018. To date, Ashwood Nurseries has been awarded 53 RHS Gold Medals, 4 Farrer Trophies and 2 Williams Memorial Medals.

@garden.johns is a must-follow as he takes you through his private garden and provides in-depth explanations and stories as to its various botanical treasures.