RHS Young School Gardener of the Year 2017

Supported by Gabriel Ash

Jermaine Pennant Dennis
6 years old from Easton CE Academy, Bristol
KS1/P1-2 Winner

About Jermaine

Jermaine takes great pride in learning the names of different plants and how to spell them, and keeps a diary full of their activities the group carries out in their after school gardening club. He enjoys every aspect of gardening and is always enthusiastic, taking on anything from weeding to watering.

Judges' comments

“An absolute joy to watch, Jermaine has an infectious enthusiasm for growing plants.”

“He really gets stuck into gardening and you can tell that it makes him very happy.”

Jermaine's entry video


See the profiles of our other winners and finalists:

Fraser White
Tallis Inger-Flecker
Beth Stroud

KS1/P1-2 Finalists
Alice Saxton
Jamie Akehurst
Liam Smith

KS2/P3-6 Finalists
Cody Marie Cass
Sam Bristow
Tyler Boorer

KS3/P7-S2 Finalists
Luke Robertson
Mack Thomas
Tom Treves

KS4/S2-3 Finalists
Ivanira Dos Santos
Liam Richardson
Rhys Bradbury

View the winners and finalists from previous years:

RHS School Gardeners of the Year 2016

RHS School Gardeners of the Year 2015

We've won awards!

Winner of the Drum Marketing Awards 2017
Winner of the ERA 2017 awards
Winner of the Third Sector 2017 awards