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Medwyn Williams

Hello. I'm Medwyn Williams – eleven times Gold medal winner at the Chelsea Flower Show, Past Chairman of the Royal Horticultural Society Fruit Vegetable and Herb Committee and President of the National Vegetable Society.

Growing Quality Exhibition Celery and Onions


The variety that I shall sow will be my reselection seed of Ideal which has undoubtedly proven itself on the show benches for more years than I can remember. Another two sowings will be made of the two F1 crosses that I have had bred for on trial. For those of you that have been giving your large exhibition onions artificial lights for a twenty four hour period, it is now time to reduce the light period down to 16 hours. The onions in particular at this time of year, when they are on anything over three leaves per plant have a tendency to flop about on the bench and this can eventually be the start of misshapen onions later on in the season.


Growing Parsnips

25th July 2007 I am often asked what is the best method of growing both long carrots and parsnips for the show

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