David Millais of Millais Nurseries has been granted a Royal Warrant of Appointment by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales as supplier of Rhododendrons and Magnolias.
The Nursery has been supplying plants to His Royal Highness for many years for his gardens both in England and Scotland.
Millais has been propagating and contract growing a wide range of plants The Prince Of Wales’ estates in close liaison with his Head Gardener.
Millais said: “I am delighted to have been granted the Royal Warrant from His Royal Highness to recognize the quality of our plants. It has been our pleasure to propagate his favourite plants which he could not obtain elsewhere To receive the Warrant is a great honour and the Royal endorsement of our expertise and service is wonderful.
“We grow one of the widest ranges of Rhododendrons in the world and have an unparalleled experience of the genus, propagating over 35,000 plants a year.”
With four consecutive RHS Chelsea gold medals in recent years, Millais supply keen gardeners, large estates, botanic gardens, arboretums and specialist garden centres throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe.
David Millais added he has a passion for the environment and said: “We are constantly looking for innovative ways to minimize the use of chemicals and alongside our trials to reduce the peat used in our compost mix, we continue to lead the industry minimizing our impact on the environment. We share His Royal Highnesses passion for the environment and are delighted that we have met his exacting standards”.